by News Staff @ KMTR 16 Eugene Oregon Monday, February 3rd 2020 FLORENCE, Ore. – Are you or someone you know heading for the Oregon Coast this week? Please use caution: Forecasters say sneaker waves could “create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone” on the South Coast. And the entire coast faces another round of high winter tides known […]
This is what we’re talking about. Today’s a day to be especially mindful of the ocean. It only takes 1 wave to harm or kill. Sneaker Waves: Respect the Power of the Ocean! Brought you to by the US National Weather Service Portland Oregon
FLORENCE, Ore. – Forecasters warn of potentially dangerous conditions on the Oregon Coast for the final two days of 2019 and the start of the new year. “The combination of sneaker waves and high surf conditions will create dangerous conditions along all Southern Oregon beaches during the holiday period from New Years Eve through New Years Day […]
by News Staff KVAL Eugene Oregon Thursday, December 19th 2019 FLORENCE, Ore. – Wind gusts up to 70 mph on beaches and headlands – coupled with hazardous conditions in the surf zone – are in the forecast along the Oregon Coast as stormy weather hits the Pacific Northwest. “Beaches and coastlines will become hazardous due to […]
by News Staff KCBY Coos Bay Oregon Thursday, November 14th 2019 NEWPORT, Ore. – The state of Oregon will delay the opening of the commercial Dungeness crab season along the entire Oregon Coast after tests found the crabs have not yet developed enough meat. Dungeness crab is Oregon’s most valuable commercial fishery. The 2018-2019 season was delayed but […]
Attention mariners: It appears increasingly likely some of the biggest seas since last winter/spring are in store for the second half of the work week along the north Oregon and south Washington coast. Expect seas to climb abruptly into the teens on Wednesday. 15-20 ft seas certainly appear possible Thursday through Saturday.