WA WFO PORTLAND Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO PORTLAND Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Thursday, November 24, 2022

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BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT

Coastal Hazard Message

National Weather Service Portland OR

205 AM PST Thu Nov 24 2022

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY

THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR BEACHES...

* WHAT...Sneaker waves possible on the beaches.

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

Counties. In Washington, South Washington Coast County.

* WHEN...From noon PST today through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Waves can run up significantly farther on a beach

than normal, including over rocks and jetties. Sneaker waves can

suddenly knock people off of their feet and quickly pull them

into the frigid ocean which may lead to serious injury or

drowning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain out of the water to avoid hazardous swimming conditions.

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