North Oregon Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Surf Advisory
Issued: 7:09 PM PDT Oct. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect from 1 PM Thursday to
10 am PDT Friday...

* seas... offshore wave heights will be from 19 to 22 feet from
Thursday afternoon through Friday morning.

* Impacts... wave run-up will be much higher than normal and could
unexpectedly sweep you off your feet and into the turbulent and
frigid waters. Avoid walking on jetties... rocks... coastal
cliffs... and along the Waters Edge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.




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High Wind Warning
Issued: 8:14 PM PDT Oct. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this
evening near beaches and headlands...

* beaches and headlands... south 30 to 40 mph with gusts 60 to 65
mph.

* Coastal communities... south 25 to 35 mph with gusts 50 to 55
mph.

* Timing of strongest winds... 3 PM to 9 PM.

* Impacts... damaging winds could result in downed limbs and
power lines. Isolated power outages are possible. Travel will
be made more difficult... especially for higher profile
vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.



For additional weather information visit our web site at
www.Weather.Gov/Portland


High Surf Advisory
Issued: 7:09 PM PDT Oct. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect from 1 PM Thursday to
10 am PDT Friday...

* seas... offshore wave heights will be from 19 to 22 feet from
Thursday afternoon through Friday morning.

* Impacts... wave run-up will be much higher than normal and could
unexpectedly sweep you off your feet and into the turbulent and
frigid waters. Avoid walking on jetties... rocks... coastal
cliffs... and along the Waters Edge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.




Http://www.Weather.Gov/Portland