902  
WHUS76 KPQR 212302  
MWWPQR  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
302 PM PST FRI NOV 21 2014  
 
PZZ250-255-270-275-220600-  
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-141122T0600Z/  
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-  
302 PM PST FRI NOV 21 2014  
   
..GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING
 
 
A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING.  
 
* WINDS: SOUTH WINDS TO 30 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS.  
WIND BEGINS TO DECREASE BEHIND THE FRONT THIS EVENING.  
 
* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 15 TO 18 FEET BUILDING TO 20 TO 22 FEET THIS  
EVENING. SEAS WILL EASE TO AROUND 14 FEET OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
PZZ210-220600-  
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0164.000000T0000Z-141122T0600Z/  
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-  
302 PM PST FRI NOV 21 2014  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL  
10 PM PST THIS EVENING...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL  
10 PM PST THIS EVENING.  
 
* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...  
 
* GENERAL SEAS: BUILDING TO AROUND 15 FEET THIS EVENING BEFORE  
SUBSIDING OVERNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 TO 12 FEET BY SATURDAY MORNING.  
 
* FIRST EBB: STRONG EBB. SEAS TO 17 FEET WITH BREAKERS. TIME OF  
MAXIMUM EBB AROUND 345 PM THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
* SECOND EBB: SEAS NEAR 16 FEET WITH BREAKERS LIKELY. TIME OF  
MAXIMUM EBB AROUND 415 AM SAT MORNING.  
 
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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