Southwest Washington and Northwest Oregon Watches and Warnings

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Today's and yesterday's warnings in reverse chronological order.


WHUS76 KPQR 181646
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
846 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014


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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-
846 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS BUILDING TO 13 FT TODAY. A LARGER SWELL LIKELY EXCEEDING 20 FT WILL ARRIVE LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON OR FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT THURSDAY...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KTS LATE TONIGHT OR EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ210-190100- /O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.000000T0000Z-141219T1400Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 846 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST FRIDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST FRIDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT TODAY.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 2 PM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 14 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 215 AM FRIDAY. SEAS NEAR 17 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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND





WHUS76 KPQR 181105
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
305 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014

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/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0039.141218T2100Z-141219T0800Z/
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-
305 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 10 FT THURSDAY MORNING...BUILDING TO 13 TO 15 FT THURSDAY EVENING. A LARGER SWELL LIKELY EXCEEDING 20 FT WILL ARRIVE LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON OR FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THURSDAY. WINDS WILL INCREASE FURTHER THURSDAY EVENING INTO THE 3O TO 35 KT RANGE WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 KT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ210-181915- /O.EXT.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.000000T0000Z-141219T1400Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 305 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST FRIDAY...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 10 FT THURSDAY MORNING...BUILDING TO 12 FT THURSDAY EVENING.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 2 PM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 16 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 215 AM FRIDAY. SEAS NEAR 15 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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WWUS76 KPQR 181033
NPWPQR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
233 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014


ORZ001-002-181145-
/O.CAN.KPQR.HW.A.0016.141218T2200Z-141219T0800Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-
233 AM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH FOR THE NORTH OREGON AND CENTRAL OREGON COASTAL BEACHES AND HEADLANDS IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS CANCELLED THE HIGH WIND WATCH.

THE WIND WILL INCREASE ALONG THE BEACHES AND HEADLANDS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING...BUT SPEEDS WILL GENERALLY BE 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH. THERE MAY BE A FEW ISOLATED GUSTS TO 60 MPH BETWEEN 4 PM AND 8 PM. PEAK GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED IN COASTAL COMMUNITIES.

$$

WEISHAAR


WHUS76 KPQR 180415
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
815 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014


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/O.EXA.KPQR.SI.Y.0151.141218T1200Z-141218T2100Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0039.141218T2100Z-141219T0800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
815 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM PST THURSDAY...

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM PST THURSDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY. A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST THURSDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS: 9 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT THURSDAY. COMBINED SEAS WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE 14 TO 16 FT RANGE THURSDAY EVENING. A LARGER SWELL LIKELY EXCEEDING 20 FT WILL ARRIVE LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON OR FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE OVERNIGHT TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 KT THURSDAY. WINDS WILL INCREASE FURTHER THURSDAY EVENING INTO THE 3O TO 35 KT RANGE WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 KT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ250-270-181215- /O.EXT.KPQR.SW.Y.0089.000000T0000Z-141218T1200Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0151.141218T1200Z-141218T2100Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0039.141218T2100Z-141219T0800Z/ 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- 815 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM PST THURSDAY...

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY. A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST THURSDAY NIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM PST THURSDAY.

* SEAS: 9 TO 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT THURSDAY. COMBINED SEAS WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE 14 TO 16 FT RANGE THURSDAY EVENING. A LARGER SWELL LIKELY EXCEEDING 20 FT WILL ARRIVE LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON OR FRIDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE OVERNIGHT TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 KT THURSDAY. WINDS WILL INCREASE FURTHER THURSDAY EVENING INTO THE 3O TO 35 KT RANGE WITH GUSTS OF 40 TO 45 KT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ210-181200- /O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.000000T0000Z-141218T1200Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 815 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 8 TO 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT THURSDAY.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 130 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 10 FT.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 200 PM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 9 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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WWUS76 KPQR 180234
NPWPQR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
634 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

ORZ001-002-181400-
/O.NEW.KPQR.HW.A.0016.141218T2200Z-141219T0800Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-
634 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING NEAR BEACHES AND HEADLANDS FOR THE NORTH AND CENTRAL OREGON COAST...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND WATCH NEAR BEACHES AND HEADLANDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH NEAR BEACHES AND HEADLANDS. WINDS WILL BE LIGHTER IN THE COASTAL COMMUNITIES...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING: A SHORT BURST OF STRONG WINDS WILL LIKELY OCCUR SOMETIME THURSDAY AFTERNOON OR EVENING...LASTING TWO TO FOUR HOURS.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: CLATSOP SPIT...GARIBALDI...BARVIEW JETTY... CAPE MEARES...CAPE FOULWEATHER...YAQUINA BRIDGE IN NEWPORT...

* IMPACTS: EXPOSED SECTIONS OF HIGHWAY 101 WILL LIKELY EXPERIENCE STRONG WINDS. DRIVERS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING COASTAL ROUTES SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR STRONG GUSTS. STRONG WINDS WILL ALSO LIKELY AFFECT CAPES AND JETTIES...MAKING THEM HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF 58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WEAGLE


WWUS86 KPQR 172235
SPSPQR

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
235 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

ORZ001>008-010>016-WAZ019>022-039-040-045-046-182300-
NORTH OREGON COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-
COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-
CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA-
GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES-CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-
CASCADES IN LANE COUNTY-UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY-
WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-
SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADES-WILLAPA HILLS-SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST-I-
5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-
SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASTORIA...CANNON BEACH...TILLAMOOK...
LINCOLN CITY...NEWPORT...YACHATS...FLORENCE...VERNONIA...JEWELL...
SUNSET SUMMIT...LEES CAMP...TRASK...GRANDE RONDE...BURNT WOODS...
TIDEWATER...SWISSHOME...VENETA...ST. HELENS...CLATSKANIE...
HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...WILSONVILLE...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...
SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...WOODBURN...STAYTON...DALLAS...EUGENE...
SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...SANDY...ESTACADA...
SILVER FALLS STATE PARK...SWEET HOME...GOVERNMENT CAMP...
DETROIT...SANTIAM PASS...VIDA...JASPER...LOWELL...COTTAGE GROVE...
MCKENZIE PASS...MCKENZIE BRIDGE...OAKRIDGE...WILLAMETTE PASS...
PARKDALE...ODELL...CORBETT...ROOSTER ROCK...MULTNOMAH FALLS...
CASCADE LOCKS...HOOD RIVER...COLDWATER RIDGE VISITORS CENTER...
MOUNT ST. HELENS...WIND RIVER VALLEY...WILLAPA...FRANCES...
ELK MOUNTAIN...RYDERWOOD...RAYMOND...LONG BEACH...OCEAN PARK...
NASELLE...CATHLAMET...LONGVIEW...KELSO...CASTLE ROCK...
VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...RIDGEFIELD...WASHOUGAL...YACOLT...
AMBOY...TOUTLE...ARIEL...LAKE MERWIN...YALE LAKE...COUGAR...
CARSON...STEVENSON...UNDERWOOD
235 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY FOR NORTHWEST OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON RIVERS...

A STORM SYSTEM DEVELOPING OVER THE PACIFIC IS EXPECTED TO BRING HEAVY RAIN TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY. AS OF NOW...IT LOOKS LIKE THE HEAVIEST RAIN WILL BE IN THE NORTH OREGON COAST RANGE AND THE NORTH OREGON AND SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADES...BUT THIS FORECAST IS UNCERTAIN. METEOROLOGISTS WILL BE KEEPING A CLOSE EYE ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF THIS STORM. THIS IS A CLASSIC ATMOSPHERIC RIVER EVENT THAT COULD PRODUCE SOME AREAS OF VERY HEAVY RAIN.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE CURRENTLY PROJECTED AS 5 TO 8 INCHES FOR THE COAST...COAST RANGE AND CASCADES...WITH 2 TO 5 INCHES FOR VALLEY LOCATIONS. SNOW LEVELS WILL BE HIGH...WELL ABOVE PASS LEVEL...FOR MOST OF THIS EVENT. IF WE GET THESE AMOUNTS OF RAIN OR MORE... THERE WILL LIKELY BE FLOODING ON AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.

STAY UP TO DATE WITH THE LATEST NWS FORECASTS AT WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND OR MOBILE.WEATHER.GOV.

$$





WHUS76 KPQR 172202
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
202 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014


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/O.UPG.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/
/O.NEW.KPQR.GL.W.0039.141218T2100Z-141219T0800Z/
/O.NEW.KPQR.SI.Y.0151.141218T1200Z-141218T2100Z/
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-
202 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM PST THURSDAY...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST THURSDAY NIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM PST THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* SEAS: 10 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT LATER THIS EVENING. SEAS INCREASE TO LOW-TO-MIDDLE TEENS THURSDAY AFTERNOON/EVENING... AND BUILD TO 15 TO 20 FT ON FRIDAY.

* THURSDAY WINDS: S WINDS 15 TO 20 KTS EARLY THURSDAY...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT THURSDAY AFTERNOON. THESE WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ255-275-180615- /O.EXT.KPQR.SI.Y.0150.000000T0000Z-141218T2100Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0089.000000T0000Z-141218T0500Z/ /O.UPG.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/ /O.NEW.KPQR.GL.W.0039.141218T2100Z-141219T0800Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM- WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 202 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THURSDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST THURSDAY NIGHT. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THURSDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* SEAS: 10 TO 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT LATER THIS EVENING. SEAS INCREASE TO LOW-TO-MIDDLE TEENS THURSDAY AFTERNOON/EVENING... AND BUILD TO 15 TO 20 FT ON FRIDAY.

* TONIGHT WINDS: W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 25 KT TODAY WILL SUBSIDE TO 10 TO 15 KT AND BACK TO SOUTHERLY LATE THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL ONLY BE BELOW CRITERIA FOR A SHORT PERIOD BEFORE INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT EARLY THURSDAY.

* THURSDAY WINDS: S WINDS INCREASE TO 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ210-180615- /O.EXT.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.000000T0000Z-141218T1200Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 202 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 10 FT FALLING TO 8 FT THIS EVENING.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 130 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 11 FT.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 200 PM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 9 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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 172046
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1246 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014


PZZ255-275-180500-
/O.NEW.KPQR.SI.Y.0150.141217T2046Z-141218T0500Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0089.000000T0000Z-141218T0500Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1246 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: W WIND 15 TO 20 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 25 KT TODAY.

* SEAS: 10 TO 12 FT TODAY. SEAS SHOULD DROP TO 9 FT LATER THIS EVENING.

* THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ210-180500- /O.EXT.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.000000T0000Z-141218T0500Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 1246 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 11 FT FALLING TO 9 FT THIS EVENING.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 115 PM WEDNESDAY. SEAS NEAR 15 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 130 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 9 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.

&&

$$

PZZ250-270-180500- /O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0089.000000T0000Z-141218T0500Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/ 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- 1246 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* SEAS: 10 TO 12 FT TODAY. SEAS SHOULD DROP TO 9 FT LATER THIS EVENING.

* THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 171619
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
819 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014


PZZ250-255-270-275-180030-
/O.NEW.KPQR.SW.Y.0089.141217T1619Z-141218T0500Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/
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-
819 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* SEAS: 10 TO 12 FT TODAY. SEAS SHOULD DROP TO 9 FT LATER THIS EVENING.

* THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ210-180000- /O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.141217T1900Z-141218T0000Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 819 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 7 FT THROUGH THURSDAY.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 115 PM WEDNESDAY. SEAS NEAR 12 FT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 130 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 9 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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 171118
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
318 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014

PZZ210-171930-
/O.EXP.KPQR.RB.Y.0174.000000T0000Z-141217T1100Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.141217T1900Z-141218T0000Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
318 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 7 FT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 115 PM WEDNESDAY. SEAS NEAR 10 FT.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 130 AM THURSDAY. SEAS NEAR 9 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.

&&

$$

PZZ250-255-270-275-171930- /O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/ 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- 318 AM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

* THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 170445
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
845 PM PST TUE DEC 16 2014

PZZ275-171245-
/O.CAN.KPQR.SI.Y.0149.000000T0000Z-141217T0800Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
845 PM PST TUE DEC 16 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* TONIGHT: WINDS N TO NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT THIS EVENING WILL CONTINUE TO EASE TONIGHT.

* THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT LATER THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY. &&

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ210-171245- /O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0174.141217T0700Z-141217T1100Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.141217T1900Z-141218T0000Z/ COLUMBIA RIVER BAR- 845 PM PST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 4 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST WEDNESDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 4 PM PST WEDNESDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 6 TO 8 FT TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 1230 AM TONIGHT. SEAS NEAR 11 FT.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 115 PM WEDNESDAY. SEAS NEAR 12 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ250-255-270-171245- /O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/ 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- 845 PM PST TUE DEC 16 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 170443
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
843 PM PST TUE DEC 16 2014

PZZ210-171245-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0174.141217T0700Z-141217T1100Z/
/O.EXT.KPQR.RB.Y.0175.141217T1900Z-141218T0000Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
843 PM PST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 4 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 4 PM PST WEDNESDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST WEDNESDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 6 TO 8 FT TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 1230 AM TONIGHT. SEAS NEAR 11 FT.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 115 PM WEDNESDAY. SEAS NEAR 12 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ275-171245- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0149.000000T0000Z-141217T0800Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/ WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM- 843 PM PST TUE DEC 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* TONIGHT: WINDS N TO NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT THIS EVENING. WINDS EASING AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT LATER THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

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 GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS. &&

$$

PZZ250-255-270-171245- /O.CON.KPQR.GL.A.0021.141218T1800Z-141219T0800Z/ 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- 843 PM PST TUE DEC 16 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY: S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND