332  
WHUS76 KPQR 182232  
MWWPQR  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
232 PM PST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
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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-  
232 PM PST FRI JAN 18 2019  
   
..GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST SATURDAY
 
 
* WINDS...SOUTH WIND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO  
45 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.  
 
* SEAS...COMBINED SEAS AROUND 15 FT, BUT BUILDING TO 16 TO 19 FT  
LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH SATURDAY. SEAS EASING TO 13  
TO 15 FT SATURDAY NIGHT.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
PZZ210-191145-  
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COLUMBIA RIVER BAR-  
232 PM PST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM  
PST SATURDAY...  
 
* IN THE MAIN CHANNEL...  
 
* GENERAL SEAS...SEAS AROUND 15 FEET, EASING TO NEAR 10 FEET BY  
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO AROUND 15 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND  
CONTINUING SATURDAY.  
 
* FIRST EBB...AROUND 3 AM SATURDAY. SEAS TO 16 FEET WITH BREAKERS  
POSSIBLE.  
 
* SECOND EBB...STRONG EBB AROUND 315 PM SATURDAY. SEAS TO 17 FEET  
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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