Southwest Washington and Northwest Oregon Watches and Warnings

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


WWUS76 KPQR 271704
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
904 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015


ORZ007-008-271815-
/O.CAN.KPQR.FG.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150127T1800Z/
CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
904 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS CANCELLED THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY. LIGHT ONSHORE FLOW HAS LIFTED THE FOG IN MANY AREAS TO A LOW OVERCAST...SO THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED. A FEW AREAS SUCH AS NEAR MCMINNVILLE AND AURORA STILL HAVE VISIBILITIES NEAR ONE QUARTER MILE...SO CONTINUE TO USE CAUTION IN THE REMAINING FOGGY AREAS THIS MORNING AND SLOW DOWN WHILE DRIVING.

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FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT OUR WEB SITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND





WHUS76 KPQR 270437
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
837 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

PZZ210-270700-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-150127T0700Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
837 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

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

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

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 9 FEET TONIGHT...DECREASING TO 7 FEET LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 11 FEET DURING THE EBB AROUND 945 PM TONIGHT.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 9 FEET DURING THE EBB AROUND 1030 AM TUESDAY.

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.

&&

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WWUS76 KPQR 270330
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
730 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

ORZ007-008-271800-
/O.NEW.KPQR.FG.Y.0008.150127T0330Z-150127T1800Z/
CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...EUGENE...
SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY
730 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN WILLAMETTE VALLEY UNTIL 10 AM PST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITY: A QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS.

* TIMING: THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS... ALBANY...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE

* IMPACTS: VISIBILITY WILL BE IMPAIRED ON MANY ROADWAYS...MAKING IT DIFFICULT TO SEE OTHER VEHICLES...BICYCLES...AND PEDESTRIANS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN... USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

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WHUS76 KPQR 262225
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
225 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

PZZ210-270630-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0015.150127T0300Z-150127T0700Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
225 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TO 11 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 9 FEET TONIGHT...DECREASING TO 7 FEET LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 11 FEET DURING THE EBB AROUND 945 PM TONIGHT.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 9 FEET DURING THE EBB AROUND 1030 AM TUESDAY.

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.

&&

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PZZ250-270-270200- /O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-150127T0200Z/ 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- 225 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THROUGH THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL EASE LATER THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

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.

&&

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND





WHUS76 KPQR 262120
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
120 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

PZZ210-270530-
/O.NEW.KPQR.RB.Y.0015.150127T0300Z-150127T0700Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
120 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TO 11 PM PST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM TO 11 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: 9 FEET TONIGHT...DECREASING TO 7 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.

* FIRST EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 11 FEET DURING THE EBB AROUND 945 PM TONIGHT.

* SECOND EBB: SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 9 FEET DURING THE EBB AROUND 1030 AM TUESDAY.

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.

&&

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PZZ250-270-270200- /O.NEW.KPQR.SI.Y.0011.150126T2120Z-150127T0200Z/ 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- 120 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL EASE LATER THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

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.

&&

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WWUS76 KPQR 262058
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1258 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015


ORZ008-262200-
/O.EXP.KPQR.FG.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150126T2100Z/
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...
ALBANY
1258 PM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY...

THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON. FOG WAS DECREASING IN THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY AS OF 1255 PM. VISIBILITIES HAVE INCREASED TO OVER 6 MILES AT THE EUGENE AIRPORT. HOWEVER...SOME AREAS OF FOG DO CONTINUE...AS EVIDENCED BY THE LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE VISIBILITY AT CORVALLIS. VISIBILITIES WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY IMPROVE THE REST OF THE AFTERNOON...BUT CONTINUE TO USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING THROUGH ANY REMAINING FOGGY AREAS THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON.

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FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT OUR WEB SITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WWUS76 KPQR 261917
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1117 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015


ORZ008-262100-
/O.EXP.KPQR.FG.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150126T1900Z/
/O.NEW.KPQR.FG.Y.0007.150126T1917Z-150126T2100Z/
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...
ALBANY
1117 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* VISIBILITY: A QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS.

* TIMING: UNTIL 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY

* IMPACTS: VISIBILITY WILL BE IMPAIRED ON MANY ROADWAYS... MAKING IT DIFFICULT TO SEE OTHER VEHICLES...BICYCLES...AND PEDESTRIANS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN... USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

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ORZ005>007-WAZ022-039-262030- /O.EXP.KPQR.FG.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150126T1900Z/ LOWER COLUMBIA-GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA- CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-I-5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY- GREATER VANCOUVER AREA- 1117 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED FOR THE GREATER PORTLAND AND VANCOUVER METRO AREAS...THE CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY...AND THE LOWER COLUMBIA AND INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR OF SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON AND EXTREME NORTHWEST OREGON...

THE FOG IS LIFTING AND BECOMING LESS WIDESPREAD...SO THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS BEEN ALLOWED TO EXPIRE. THERE ARE STILL SOME FOGGY PATCHES...SO SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION IN THOSE AREAS.

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FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT OUR WEB SITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 261647
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
847 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015

PZZ210-262000-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-150126T2000Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
847 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH COLUMBIA RIVER BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 8 FT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 930 AM MONDAY. SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 11 FEET WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 945 PM MONDAY. SEAS TEMPORARILY BUILDING TO 9 FEET.

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.

&&

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 261005
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
205 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015


PZZ210-261815-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0014.150126T1500Z-150126T2000Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
205 AM PST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON PST TODAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON PST TODAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 930 AM MONDAY. SEAS NEAR 10 FT.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 945 PM MONDAY. 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.

&&

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WHUS76 KPQR 260437
MWWPQR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
837 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

PZZ210-261245-
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-150126T0700Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0014.150126T1500Z-150126T2000Z/
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-
837 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO NOON PST MONDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO NOON PST MONDAY.

* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...

* GENERAL SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* FIRST EBB: AROUND 830 PM THIS EVENING. SEAS NEAR 12 FT.

* SECOND EBB: AROUND 930 AM MONDAY. SEAS NEAR 12 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.

&&

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PZZ250-255-270-275-260800- /O.CON.KPQR.SW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150126T0800Z/ 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- 837 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

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

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT.

* SEAS: 9 TO 11 FT PRIMARILY UNDER WESTERLY SWELL WITH PERIOD 12 TO 14 SECONDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


WWUS76 KPQR 260228
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
628 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015


ORZ005>008-WAZ022-039-261900-
/O.NEW.KPQR.FG.Y.0006.150126T0228Z-150126T1900Z/
LOWER COLUMBIA-GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-
CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-I-
5 CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. HELENS...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...
OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...EUGENE...
SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...LONGVIEW...KELSO...VANCOUVER...
BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL
628 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY FOR THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY...GREATER VANCOUVER AREA...AND THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER VALLEY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PST MONDAY.

* VISIBILITY: A QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS.

* TIMING: THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS... ALBANY...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...ST. HELENS...VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND... WASHOUGAL...LONGVIEW...KELSO

* IMPACTS: VISIBILITY WILL BE IMPAIRED ON MANY ROADWAYS...MAKING IT DIFFICULT TO SEE OTHER VEHICLES...BICYCLES...AND PEDESTRIANS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN... USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

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