High Surf/Wind Advisory and Warnings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AREAS AFFECTED : CENTRAL OREGON COAST; NORTH OREGON COAST

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SATURDAY TO 1 PM PDT 
SUNDAY... 
The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a High Surf 
Advisory, which is in effect from 9 AM Saturday to 1 PM PDT 
Sunday. 
 
* SEAS...Combined seas building to near 20 feet Saturday morning, 
then peaking at 25 to 30 feet in the afternoon and evening. 
Isolated higher waves possible. Seas expected to fall below 20 
feet Sunday afternoon. 
 
* IMPACTS...Waves will run up much higher on beaches than normal. 
These powerful waves can sweep people off jetties and other 
exposed rocks. The waves can easily move large logs and other 
beach debris. Bar crossings and the surf zone will be dangerous 
due to strong currents and breaking waves.