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Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
251 AM PST Wed Dec 12 2018

PZZ255-275-130000-
/O.EXT.KPQR.SW.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-181212T2100Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0129.000000T0000Z-181212T1400Z/
/O.NEW.KPQR.SC.Y.0013.181212T2100Z-181214T0600Z/
Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
251 AM PST Wed Dec 12 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
PST EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 PM PST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 10 PM
PST Thursday.

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt and easing
  this morning. Winds then back and become south 20 to 25 kt with
  gusts to 30 kt beginning late this afternoon.

* SEAS...Generally 16 to 19 ft and steep.

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 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 means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$



Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
251 AM PST Wed Dec 12 2018

PZZ255-275-130000-
/O.EXT.KPQR.SW.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-181212T2100Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.SI.Y.0129.000000T0000Z-181212T1400Z/
/O.NEW.KPQR.SC.Y.0013.181212T2100Z-181214T0600Z/
Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
251 AM PST Wed Dec 12 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
PST EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 PM PST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 10 PM
PST Thursday.

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt and easing
  this morning. Winds then back and become south 20 to 25 kt with
  gusts to 30 kt beginning late this afternoon.

* SEAS...Generally 16 to 19 ft and steep.

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 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 means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$



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