Southwest Washington and Northwest Oregon Watches and Warnings

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WHUS76 KPQR 180357
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
857 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

PZZ210-181200-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0068.140418T1200Z-140418T1600Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
857 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 AM PDT FRIDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 6 TO 7 FT TONIGHT...AND 4 TO 5 FT FRIDAY.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 715 AM FRIDAY MORNING.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 5 TO 7 FT DURING THE EBB AROUND 745 PM FRIDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ250-270-180600- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0033.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 857 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS 25 KT....WITH GUSTS FALLING BELOW 25 KT TOWARDS MIDNIGHT.

* SEAS: 9 TO 10 FT THIS EVENING...BEFORE FALLING SOLIDLY BELOW 10 FT TOWARDS MIDNIGHT.

* TIMING: THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED. REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

PZZ255-275-180600- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 857 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS 25 KT....WITH GUSTS FALLING BELOW 25 KT TOWARDS MIDNIGHT.

* SEAS: 7 TO 9 FT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING: THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND





WHUS76 KPQR 172111
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
211 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014


PZZ210-180515-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0067.140418T0000Z-140418T0600Z/
/O.EXT.KPQR.RB.Y.0068.140418T1200Z-140418T1600Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
211 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 AM PDT FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 6 TO 8 FT THROUGH FRIDAY.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 7 PM TONIGHT.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 715 AM FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ250-270-180515- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0033.140418T0000Z-140418T0600Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 211 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS 25 KT....WITH GUSTS FALLING BELOW 25 KT TOWARDS MIDNIGHT.

* SEAS: 9 TO 10 FT THIS EVENING...BEFORE FALLING SOLIDLY BELOW 10 FT TOWARDS MIDNIGHT.

* TIMING: THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED. REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

PZZ255-275-180515- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 211 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS 25 KT....WITH GUSTS FALLING BELOW 25 KT TOWARDS MIDNIGHT.

* SEAS: 7 TO 9 FT THIS EVENING.

* TIMING: THROUGH THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND





WHUS76 KPQR 171544
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
844 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014


PZZ210-172345-
/O.EXP.KPQR.RB.Y.0066.000000T0000Z-140417T1600Z/
/O.EXT.KPQR.RB.Y.0067.140418T0000Z-140418T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KPQR.RB.Y.0068.140418T1300Z-140418T1600Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
844 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 AM PDT FRIDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 AM PDT FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 6 TO 8 FT THROUGH FRIDAY.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 11 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE EBB AROUND 7 PM TONIGHT.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILD TO NEAR 10 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 715 AM FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ250-270-172345- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.140417T1800Z-140418T0600Z/ /O.NEW.KPQR.SW.Y.0033.140418T0000Z-140418T0600Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 844 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: WINDS INCREASE THIS MORNING AS COLD FRONT APPROACHES. EXPECT SOUTH 15 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS 25 KT...THEN SHIFTING WEST THIS EVENING BEHIND THE FRONT.

* TIMING: THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED. REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

PZZ255-275-172345- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.140417T1800Z-140418T0600Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 844 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: WINDS INCREASE THIS MORNING AS COLD FRONT APPROACHES. EXPECT SOUTH 15 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS 25 KT...THEN SHIFTING WEST THIS EVENING BEHIND THE FRONT.

* TIMING: THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 170926
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
226 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

PZZ210-171730-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0066.140417T1200Z-140417T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KPQR.RB.Y.0067.140418T0000Z-140418T0500Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
226 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 7 FT THROUGH FRIDAY.

* FIRST EBB: STRONG EBB AROUND 645 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 13 FT WITH BREAKERS.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 7 PM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 11 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ250-255-270-275-171730- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.140417T1800Z-140418T0600Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT 10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 226 AM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: WINDS INCREASE THIS MORNING AS COLD FRONT APPROACHES. EXPECT SOUTH 15 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS 25 KT... THEN SHIFTING WEST THIS EVENING BEHIND THE FRONT.

* TIMING: STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 170317
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
817 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

PZZ250-270-171130-
/O.CAN.KPQR.SI.Y.0053.000000T0000Z-140417T0600Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.140417T1800Z-140418T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-
817 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS FOR THIS EVENING HAS BEEN CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS THAT WAS IN EFFECT FOR THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS TONIGHT: S WIND 10 TO 20 KT.

* WINDS THURSDAY: WINDS INCREASE AGAIN THURSDAY MORNING AS COLD FRONT APPROACHES. EXPECT SOUTH 15 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS 25 KT.

* TIMING: STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ210-171130- /O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0066.140417T1200Z-140417T1600Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 817 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 AM PDT THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: AROUND NEAR 7 FT TONIGHT AND THURSDAY.

* FIRST EBB: STRONG EBB AROUND 645 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 11 FT WITH BREAKERS.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 7 PM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 10 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ255-275-171130- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0052.140417T1800Z-140418T0600Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 817 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS TONIGHT: S WIND 10 TO 15 KT.

* WINDS THURSDAY: WINDS INCREASE AGAIN THURSDAY MORNING AS COLD FRONT APPROACHES. EXPECT SOUTH 15 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS 25 KT.

* TIMING: STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND