743  
WHUS76 KPQR 251022  
MWWPQR  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
322 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014  
 
PZZ255-275-251830-  
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-141026T0000Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-  
WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-  
322 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014  
   
..GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
* WINDS: SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 30 KT SWITCHING TO SOUTH 30 TO 35 KT  
WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN VEERING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST AND EASING DURING THE AFTERNOON.  
 
* TIMING OF STRONGEST WINDS: STRONGEST WIND EXPECTED MID  
SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
* SEAS: SEAS NEAR 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS BUILDING TO AROUND 15 FT AT  
12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE TONIGHT  
AND SUNDAY.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
PZZ250-270-251830-  
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-141026T0600Z/  
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-  
322 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014  
   
..GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING
 
 
A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.  
 
* WINDS: SOUTHEAST WIND 20 KT SWITCHING TO SOUTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH  
GUSTS TO 40 KT AROUND MIDDAY THEN VEERING TO WEST TO NORTHWEST  
LATE THIS AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT FOR THE EVENING BEFORE  
EASING.  
 
* TIMING OF STRONGEST WINDS: STRONGEST WIND EXPECTED LATE  
SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
* SEAS: SEAS NEAR 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS BUILDING TO AROUND 15 FT AT  
12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE TONIGHT  
AND SUNDAY.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
PZZ210-251830-  
/O.CON.KPQR.RB.Y.0146.000000T0000Z-141026T1200Z/  
COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-  
322 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL  
5 AM PDT SUNDAY...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM  
PDT SUNDAY.  
 
* GENERAL SEAS: SEAS 9 FT THROUGH BUILDING TO 13 FT IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
* FIRST EBB: SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO TO 13 FT WITH  
BREAKERS DURING THE EBB AROUND 615 AM SATURDAY MORNING.  
 
* SECOND EBB: SEAS WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD TO 14 FT WITH BREAKERS  
DURING THE STRONG EBB AROUND 615 PM SATURDAY 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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