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Winter Storm Warning


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
338 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

WAZ567>569-260000-
/O.CON.KSEW.WS.W.0011.000000T0000Z-210227T0600Z/
Cascades of Whatcom and Skagit Counties-
Cascades of Snohomish and King Counties-
Cascades of Pierce and Lewis Counties-
including Concrete, Hamilton, Lyman, Maple Falls, Deming,
Newhalem, Darrington, Baring, Stevens Pass, Skykomish,
Snoqualmie Pass, Morton, Ashford, Packwood, Randle, Paradise,
and Longmire
338 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST FRIDAY
ABOVE 2000 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected above 2000 feet. Windy conditions
  with reduced visibility in blowing snow at times. Total snow
  accumulations of 1 to 3 and a half feet in the passes.

* WHERE...Cascade mountains including the Mount Baker Ski Area,
  Stevens and Snoqualmie Pass, and Mount Rainier National Park.

* WHEN...From 2 AM Thursday to 10 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel will be very difficult at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

For the latest road conditions in Washington state, call 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Portland OR
252 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...ANOTHER WINTER STORM TO BRING HEAVY SNOW TO THE SOUTH
WASHINGTON AND OREGON CASCADES LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.The incoming Pacific weather system and associated cold front
will move onshore today, bringing heavy mountain snow. This will
be followed by a prolonged period of moist onshore flow and
lowering snow levels that will result in heavy snow accumulations
across most of the Cascades in southern Washington and central and
northern Oregon through Saturday morning.

WAZ019-260000-
/O.EXT.KPQR.WS.W.0003.210225T1200Z-210227T1200Z/
South Washington Cascades-
Including the cities of Coldwater Ridge Visitors Center,
Mount St. Helens, and Wind River Valley
252 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 20 to 35
  inches, with the heaviest accumulations expected above 2500
  feet. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph are also likely at higher
  elevations.

* WHERE...South Washington Cascades.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Expect poor winter driving conditions with snow and
  ice covered roads and low visibility. Travel is expected to be
  difficult. The combination of heavy snow and strong winds
  could also result in damage to trees and powerlines.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Portland OR
252 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...ANOTHER WINTER STORM TO BRING HEAVY SNOW TO THE SOUTH
WASHINGTON AND OREGON CASCADES LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.The incoming Pacific weather system and associated cold front
will move onshore today, bringing heavy mountain snow. This will
be followed by a prolonged period of moist onshore flow and
lowering snow levels that will result in heavy snow accumulations
across most of the Cascades in southern Washington and central and
northern Oregon through Saturday morning.

ORZ011-260000-
/O.EXT.KPQR.WS.W.0003.210225T1200Z-210227T1200Z/
Northern Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Government Camp, Detroit,
and Santiam Pass
252 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 20 to 35
  inches, with the heaviest accumulations expected above 3000
  feet. Winds gusting as high as 55 mph are also likely at higher
  elevations.

* WHERE...Northern Oregon Cascades.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Expect poor winter driving conditions with snow and
  ice covered roads and low visibility. Travel is expected to be
  difficult. The combination of heavy snow and strong winds
  could also result in damage to trees and powerlines.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Portland OR
252 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...ANOTHER WINTER STORM TO BRING HEAVY SNOW TO THE SOUTH
WASHINGTON AND OREGON CASCADES LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.The incoming Pacific weather system and associated cold front
will move onshore today, bringing heavy mountain snow. This will
be followed by a prolonged period of moist onshore flow and
lowering snow levels that will result in heavy snow accumulations
across most of the Cascades in southern Washington and central and
northern Oregon through Saturday morning.

ORZ013-260000-
/O.EXT.KPQR.WS.W.0003.210225T2000Z-210227T1800Z/
Cascades in Lane County-
Including the cities of McKenzie Pass, McKenzie Bridge, Oakridge,
and Willamette Pass
252 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 AM
PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 15 to 30
  inches, with the heaviest accumulations expected above 3000
  feet. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph are also likely at higher
  elevations.

* WHERE...Cascades in Lane County.

* WHEN...From noon today to 10 AM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Expect poor winter driving conditions with snow and
  ice covered roads and low visibility. Travel is expected to be
  difficult. The combination of heavy snow and strong winds
  could also result in damage to trees and powerlines.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
135 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW IS EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE
REGION THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

ORZ509-252300-
/O.CON.KPDT.WS.W.0004.210225T1200Z-210227T1200Z/
East Slopes of the Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of La Pine and Sunriver
135 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 20
  inches along the Cascade crest and 3 to 6 inches in the lower
  elevations. Winds gusting as high as 55 mph.

* WHERE...East Slopes of the Oregon Cascades.

* WHEN...From 4 AM Thursday to 4 AM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute. Strong winds could cause tree damage.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Blowing snow could be an issue due to the
  strong winds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
135 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW IS EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE
REGION THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

WAZ520-252300-
/O.CON.KPDT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-210227T0600Z/
East Slopes of the Washington Cascades-
Including the city of Cliffdell
135 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST FRIDAY
ABOVE 2500 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow above 2500 feet. Total snow accumulations of
  12 to 24 inches with 4 to 10 inches in the lower elevations.
  Winds gusting as high as 60 mph.

* WHERE...East Slopes of the Washington Cascades including
  Snoqualmie and White Passes.

* WHEN...From 1 AM Thursday to 10 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute. Strong winds could cause tree damage.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Blowing snow could be an issue due to the
  strong winds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$


Gale Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
258 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-251900-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-210226T1800Z/
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater 10 To
60 Nm-
258 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 25 to 35 kt and seas 21 to 26 ft at 16
  seconds.

* WHERE...Coastal Waters from Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater
  out to 60 nm.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ250-270-252345-
/O.CON.KPQR.SC.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-210225T2000Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0015.210225T2000Z-210226T2000Z/
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-
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...For the Gale Warning, west winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts
  30 to 40 kt and seas 20 to 25 feet at 16 seconds expected.

* WHERE...Waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR from
  10 to 60 NM and Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to
  Cascade Head OR out 10 NM.

* WHEN...Gale Warning, from noon today to noon PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
203 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

Washington and Oregon waters-
Inner waters from  60 nm to 150 nm offshore.
Outer waters from 150 nm to 250 nm offshore.

Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average
height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
more than twice the significant wave height.

PZZ805-252230-
Cape Shoalwater to Cape Lookout between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
203 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming NW. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
Rain.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W. Seas 16 to 25 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming 25 to 30 kt. Seas 20 to
23 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 16 to 21 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming W. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW. Seas 7 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 17 to 22 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
203 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

Washington and Oregon waters-
Inner waters from  60 nm to 150 nm offshore.
Outer waters from 150 nm to 250 nm offshore.

Seas given as significant wave height, which is the average
height of the highest 1/3 of the waves. Individual waves may be
more than twice the significant wave height.

PZZ800-252230-
Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater between 60 NM and 150 NM
offshore-
203 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W to SW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft, building to
15 to 25 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming 25 to 35 kt. Seas
20 to 28 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI...NW winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 20 to 24 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 16 to 21 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt, becoming W 10 to 15 kt. Seas
8 to 12 ft.
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to
9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 13 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 19 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 17 to 23 ft.

$$


High Surf Advisory


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Portland OR
314 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

ORZ001-002-WAZ021-260115-
/O.NEW.KPQR.SU.Y.0005.210226T0900Z-210227T0000Z/
North Oregon Coast-Central Oregon Coast-South Washington Coast-
314 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Large waves and hazardous surf conditions. Breakers up to
  25 feet.

* WHERE...In Washington, South Washington Coast. In Oregon,
  North Oregon Coast and Central Oregon Coast.

* WHEN...From 1 AM to 4 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Destructive waves may wash over beaches, jetties, and
  other structures unexpectedly. People can be swept off rocks and
  jetties and drown while observing high surf. Higher than normal
  water run-up is expected on beaches and low-lying shoreline,
  especially during high tide.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...High tides will occur around 1 AM and 1 PM
  Friday.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches,
producing rip currents, sneaker waves and beach erosion. Stay
well back from the water`s edge and be alert for exceptionally
high waves.

Keep away from large logs on the beach. Water running up on the
beach can easily lift or roll logs which can injure or kill
someone caught in their path.

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Seattle WA
313 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

WAZ516-517-251915-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SU.Y.0004.210226T0600Z-210227T0000Z/
North Coast-Central Coast-
313 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM
PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Large breaking waves of 20 to 22 feet expected in the
  surf zone.

* WHERE...North Coast and Central Coast.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 4 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Dangerous swimming and surfing conditions and
  localized beach erosion.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced swimmers should remain out of the water due to
dangerous surf conditions.

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Medford OR
232 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

ORZ021-022-260000-
/O.EXT.KMFR.SU.Y.0004.210226T1200Z-210227T0000Z/
South Central Oregon Coast-Curry County Coast-
232 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Large breaking waves of 20 to 25 feet.

* WHERE...All area beaches along the southern Oregon Coast,
  including the beaches of Coos, Curry and Douglas Counties.
  Highest surf conditions are expected along the coast from Port
  Orford northward.

* WHEN...From 4 AM to 4 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Large breaking waves will create hazardous
  conditions along and within the surf zone, and could inundate
  beaches and low lying shorelines. Beach erosion is possible,
  and exposed infrastructure may be damaged.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay away from the surf zone and off of jetties. Area beaches may
become hazardous due to dangerous surf conditions.

&&

$$

Visit us at https://www.weather.gov/Medford


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
404 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ370-260115-
/O.EXP.KMFR.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-210225T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0026.210225T2100Z-210226T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0017.210226T0600Z-210227T0600Z/
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
404 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WHAT...For the Hazardous Seas Warning, very steep and hazardous
  seas 17 to 20 ft at 16 to 17 seconds expected. For the Small
  Craft Advisory, seas 9 to 14 ft at 13 seconds expected.

* WHERE...All areas.

* WHEN...For the Hazardous Seas Warning, from 10 PM this evening
  to 10 PM PST Friday. For the Small Craft Advisory, until 4 AM
  PST early this morning. For the Small Craft Advisory, from 1
  PM this afternoon to 10 PM PST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Very steep and hazardous seas could capsize or
  damage vessels. Bar crossings will become especially
  treacherous.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Recreational boaters should remain in port. Commercial vessels
should prepare for very steep seas and consider remaining in port
until conditions improve.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
404 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ350-260115-
/O.EXP.KMFR.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-210225T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0026.210225T2100Z-210226T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0017.210226T0600Z-210227T0000Z/
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
404 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WHAT...For the Hazardous Seas Warning, very steep and hazardous
  seas 16 to 18 ft at 16 to 17 seconds expected. For the Small
  Craft Advisory, seas 9 to 12 ft at 13 seconds expected.

* WHERE...All areas.

* WHEN...For the Hazardous Seas Warning, from 10 PM this evening
  to 4 PM PST Friday. For the Small Craft Advisory, until 4 AM
  PST early this morning. For the Small Craft Advisory, from 1
  PM this afternoon to 10 PM PST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Very steep and hazardous seas could capsize or
  damage vessels. Bar crossings will become especially
  treacherous.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Recreational boaters should remain in port. Commercial vessels
should prepare for very steep seas and consider remaining in port
until conditions improve.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
258 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ110-251900-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0049.210225T1700Z-210227T0000Z/
Grays Harbor Bar-
258 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING
TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Combined seas 8 to 10 feet building to 10 to 13 feet
  Thursday morning. Bar conditions moderate, becoming rough
  Thursday morning. Maximum ebb currents will be around 315 AM and
  330 PM Thursday. The afternoon ebb will be strong.

* WHERE...Grays Harbor Bar.

* WHEN...From 9 AM this morning to 4 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft
  especially when navigating in or near harbor entrances.

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.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/seattle

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ250-270-252345-
/O.CON.KPQR.SC.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-210225T2000Z/
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0015.210225T2000Z-210226T2000Z/
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-
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO NOON PST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...For the Gale Warning, west winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts
  30 to 40 kt and seas 20 to 25 feet at 16 seconds expected.

* WHERE...Waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR from
  10 to 60 NM and Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to
  Cascade Head OR out 10 NM.

* WHEN...Gale Warning, from noon today to noon PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ210-252345-
/O.CON.KPQR.SC.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-210226T1400Z/
Columbia River Bar-
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Rough bar conditions expected.

  - GENERAL SEAS...Mostly near 6 ft early building 15 to 17 ft
    in the afternoon. Seas continue to build near near 20 ft
    Thu night.

  - FIRST EBB..Around 330 am Thu, with seas 9 ft.

  - SECOND EBB...Around 330 pm Thu. Seas near 17 feet with
    breakers.

* WHERE...In the Main Channel of the Columbia River Bar.

* WHEN...Until 6 AM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft
  especially when navigating in or near harbor entrances.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Small craft should use extreme caution when navigating in or near
harbor entrances.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/portland

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ275-252345-
/O.EXT.KPQR.SC.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-210227T1200Z/
Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and
  seas 17 to 22 feet at 16 seconds.

* WHERE...Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60
  NM.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ255-252345-
/O.EXT.KPQR.SC.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-210227T1200Z/
Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
233 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and seas
  15 to 20 feet at 16 seconds.

* WHERE...Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10
  NM.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM PST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Seas Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
404 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ350-260115-
/O.EXP.KMFR.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-210225T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0026.210225T2100Z-210226T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0017.210226T0600Z-210227T0000Z/
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
404 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WHAT...For the Hazardous Seas Warning, very steep and hazardous
  seas 16 to 18 ft at 16 to 17 seconds expected. For the Small
  Craft Advisory, seas 9 to 12 ft at 13 seconds expected.

* WHERE...All areas.

* WHEN...For the Hazardous Seas Warning, from 10 PM this evening
  to 4 PM PST Friday. For the Small Craft Advisory, until 4 AM
  PST early this morning. For the Small Craft Advisory, from 1
  PM this afternoon to 10 PM PST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Very steep and hazardous seas could capsize or
  damage vessels. Bar crossings will become especially
  treacherous.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Recreational boaters should remain in port. Commercial vessels
should prepare for very steep seas and consider remaining in port
until conditions improve.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
404 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

PZZ370-260115-
/O.EXP.KMFR.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-210225T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0026.210225T2100Z-210226T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0017.210226T0600Z-210227T0600Z/
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
404 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WHAT...For the Hazardous Seas Warning, very steep and hazardous
  seas 17 to 20 ft at 16 to 17 seconds expected. For the Small
  Craft Advisory, seas 9 to 14 ft at 13 seconds expected.

* WHERE...All areas.

* WHEN...For the Hazardous Seas Warning, from 10 PM this evening
  to 10 PM PST Friday. For the Small Craft Advisory, until 4 AM
  PST early this morning. For the Small Craft Advisory, from 1
  PM this afternoon to 10 PM PST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Very steep and hazardous seas could capsize or
  damage vessels. Bar crossings will become especially
  treacherous.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Recreational boaters should remain in port. Commercial vessels
should prepare for very steep seas and consider remaining in port
until conditions improve.

&&

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Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
310 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

WAZ516-517-260000-
/O.EXT.KSEW.WI.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-210226T0000Z/
North Coast-Central Coast-
Including the cities of Beaver, Clearwater, Forks, La Push,
Neah Bay, Ozette, Queets, Aberdeen, and Hoquiam
310 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 to 50 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...North Coast and Central Coast.

* WHEN...Until 4 PM PST this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
  result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
842 PM PST Wed Feb 24 2021

ORZ041-044-505-507-508-510-511-WAZ024-026>029-521-252100-
/O.CON.KPDT.WI.Y.0011.210225T1800Z-210227T0500Z/
Eastern Columbia River Gorge of Oregon-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-John Day Basin-
Foothills of the Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-
Foothills of the Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon-
North Central Oregon-Central Oregon-
Eastern Columbia River Gorge of Washington-Kittitas Valley-
Yakima Valley-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
Foothills of the Blue Mountains of Washington-Simcoe Highlands-
Including the cities of Arlington, The Dalles, Boardman,
Hermiston, Ione, Dayville, John Day, Mitchell, Monument, Spray,
Pendleton, Pilot Rock, Heppner, Condon, Fossil, Dufur, Maupin,
Moro, Bend, Madras, Prineville, Redmond, White Salmon,
Ellensburg, Thorp, Naches, Sunnyside, Toppenish, Yakima, Connell,
Prosser, Tri-Cities, Dayton, Waitsburg, Walla Walla, Goldendale,
and Bickleton
842 PM PST Wed Feb 24 2021

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THURSDAY TO 9 PM
PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts around 45 mph
  expected Thursday and then increasing to 30 to 40 mph with
  gusts 50 to 55 mph on Friday.

* WHERE...Portions of central, south central and southeast
  Washington and central, north central and northeast Oregon.

* WHEN...From 10 AM Thursday to 9 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree
  limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
1246 PM PST Wed Feb 24 2021

CAZ085-ORZ030-031-251215-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WI.Y.0013.210225T1800Z-210227T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.HW.A.0004.210226T1800Z-210227T1200Z/
Modoc County-
Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Central and Eastern Lake County-
Including the cities of Adel and Valley Falls
1246 PM PST Wed Feb 24 2021

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THURSDAY TO 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...For the Wind Advisory, west to northwest winds 20 to 30 mph
  with gusts to 50 mph expected. For the High Wind Watch, west to
  northwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible.

* WHERE...For the Wind Advisory, the Warner Mountains including
  Cedar Pass on Highway 299, Highway 31 from Paisley to Summer
  Lake, and high terrain areas, expanding Friday morning to
  include most of Highway 31 and portions of Highway 140 from Bly
  Mountain eastward. For the High Wind Watch, Highway 31 near
  Summer Lake and areas from the Christmas Valley eastward to
  include Route 395 at Alkali Lake.

* WHEN...For the Wind Advisory, from 10 AM Thursday to 4 AM PST
  Saturday. For the High Wind Watch, from Friday morning through
  late Friday night.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines.
  Power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially
  for high profile vehicles.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...In drier, exposed areas blowing dust and
  low visibility is possible.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this
situation. Dangerous driving conditions are possible, especially
if operating a high profile vehicle. Downed trees and power lines
are possible. Fasten loose objects or shelter objects in a safe
location prior to the onset of winds.

&&

$$

Visit us at https://www.weather.gov/Medford


High Wind Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
1246 PM PST Wed Feb 24 2021

CAZ085-ORZ030-031-251215-
/O.NEW.KMFR.WI.Y.0013.210225T1800Z-210227T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.HW.A.0004.210226T1800Z-210227T1200Z/
Modoc County-
Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County-
Central and Eastern Lake County-
Including the cities of Adel and Valley Falls
1246 PM PST Wed Feb 24 2021

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THURSDAY TO 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...For the Wind Advisory, west to northwest winds 20 to 30 mph
  with gusts to 50 mph expected. For the High Wind Watch, west to
  northwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible.

* WHERE...For the Wind Advisory, the Warner Mountains including
  Cedar Pass on Highway 299, Highway 31 from Paisley to Summer
  Lake, and high terrain areas, expanding Friday morning to
  include most of Highway 31 and portions of Highway 140 from Bly
  Mountain eastward. For the High Wind Watch, Highway 31 near
  Summer Lake and areas from the Christmas Valley eastward to
  include Route 395 at Alkali Lake.

* WHEN...For the Wind Advisory, from 10 AM Thursday to 4 AM PST
  Saturday. For the High Wind Watch, from Friday morning through
  late Friday night.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines.
  Power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially
  for high profile vehicles.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...In drier, exposed areas blowing dust and
  low visibility is possible.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this
situation. Dangerous driving conditions are possible, especially
if operating a high profile vehicle. Downed trees and power lines
are possible. Fasten loose objects or shelter objects in a safe
location prior to the onset of winds.

&&

$$

Visit us at https://www.weather.gov/Medford

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