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Oregon Coast Under High Wind Warning, Flood Watch
Large swells along the ocean will translate to big waves battering the shores

Oregon Coast Storm Causes Damage, Injuries with 'Rare'
Force Some of the largest wave action along the Oregon coast in years took its toll over the weekend

Huge Waves Injure Woman on Oregon Coast Balcony, Other Damage
A woman was injured by a wave that hit her hotel balcony, and mammoth breakers destroyed a handful of condos

Spectacular Stormy Seas This Weekend on Oregon Coast; Surf Advisory
This, in turn, will bring some great finds along the beaches later

Heavy Ice / Snow for Oregon Coast Range, Valley, Even Beaches
Winter storm warnings are up for all of Oregon over the weekend, cautioning of snow and then freezing rain

Wild Oregon Coast Week: Whales, Wowing Waves, NY Eve, Polar Plunges
Some massive waves, good sun breaks, a lot of whales and bundles of fun for New Year's Eve. Lincoln City events, Manzanita events, Yachats events, Depoe Bay events

Oregon Coast Science: New Whale Tech, Wave Energy Test Facility
A massive wave energy test facility will be built off the central Oregon coast

Some Sun, Big Waves for Oregon Coast - and a Safety Warning
After 2 Deaths Stormy waves will interfere with whale watching; two visitors died last week. Science, beach safety

Top Ten Reasons to Hit the Oregon Coast This Weekend
Big waves, lots of holiday events, and some interesting creatures to see both on shore and ocean

Oregon Coast Range to Get Icy, Dicey for Shorter Time
Snow advisory until noon, snow levels at 500 and even beaches may get dusting

Oregon Coast Range Highways to Get Snow; Huge Waves Continue
Snow will start hitting the higher elevations around Sunday night, lasting for a few days. Weather

20-ft Surf on Oregon Coast Prompts Advisory
Big, spectacular but dangerous: that's what's in store for the Oregon coast Monday and Tuesday

Holiday Storm: Wind Warning, Big Waves, Flood Watch for Oregon Coast
Over the holiday weekend: a high wind warning, a flood watch and some mighty waves





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Watching Storms Safely on the Oregon Coast Officials get fairly worried when this part of the year comes along, as beach safety is a concern year-round. but even more so when those attractive, monster waves start rolling in and crowds start arriving to watch

Tips for Spotting A Sneaker Wave - in Oregon or Any Other Beach It doesn't take big storms to create wonton ocean surges. Sneaker waves can happen even in somewhat calm conditions

Can You Swim in the Pacific Ocean on the Oregon Coast? While there is no real official stand on this by Oregon tourism or state authorities, the general answer is: yes, sort of - but that doesn't mean you should.

Can I Drive on Oregon Coast Beaches? Rules, Regulations for Cars, Vehicles

Pet Safety Tips for Your Dog on the Oregon Coast
Beach safety is something you have to keep in mind not only for yourself but for your pet as well Places not to go with your dog on the coast, and beaches where they will have fun plenty of fun

Surprising Unknown Rules of the Oregon Coast There's a lot coastal tourism entities haven't told you: beach fires, camping, dogs, running out of gas

Oregon Coast Safety Reminders for Holiday: No Fireworks, Camping on Beaches It turns shooting off fireworks on all Oregon beaches is against the law, and camping on the beaches is prohibited on most of the coast

Oregon Coast Beach Safety from Oregon State Parks and Recreation

Live Earthquake, Tsunami Updates from Oregon Coast, Washington. B.C., California, Alaska

Oregon Coast Weather - latest warnings, advisories

Latest in Oregon Coast Tsunami Debris News - How to Report Tsunami Debris


Coast Guard detains 2 Panama-flagged ships for safety issues
24 Feb 2017 at 12:34am
Officials say two Panama-flagged cargo ships have been detained on the Willamette and Columbia rivers because of safety issues. The U.S. Coast Guard said in a news release that the Atlantic Ruby in Portland and Amber L in Kalama, Washington were detained ...

WATCH: Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Columbia River
19 Feb 2017 at 5:59am
Search and Rescue controller Mark Dobney says with spring coming, it's important to remind boaters of safety while in the water along the Oregon and Washington coast. He says water temperatures hover around 50 degrees. The man had a floatation device but ...

Video shows nighttime rescue of 2 beachgoers swept into cave along Oregon coast
15 Feb 2017 at 3:03am
Oregon. A Coast Guard helicopter crew was called to the scene and hoisted the two men to safety. They were taken to an air facility in Newport where local emergency responders were waiting for them. Officials said both men were suffering from hypothermia ...

West Coast safety adds Notre Dame offer
20 Feb 2017 at 4:17am
Anaheim (Calif.) Servite three-star safety Julius Irvin has been hot on the recruiting trail as of late. (Photo: Under Armour, 247Sports) The 6-2, 182-pounder from the class of 2018 added recent offers from UCLA and Oregon, to go along with previous offers ...

Two dead in separate car crashes Saturday morning on Highway 101 on central O...
25 Feb 2017 at 8:52am
Two people died Saturday morning in separate crashes on Highway 101 on the central Oregon Coast. The driver of a white 2004 Nissan ... died at the scene as a result of the crash. He was wearing a safety belt when the crash occurred. Law enforcement ...

South Oregon coast closed to mussel harvesting from Cape Arago to California ...
20 Feb 2017 at 3:44am
Mussel harvesting remains open along the Oregon coast north of Cape Arago to the Columbia River ... For more information, call ODA?s shellfish safety information hotline at (800) 448-2474 or visit the ODA shellfish closures web page.

Former Wisconsin, USF safety Austin Hudson to give Oregon State a try
15 Feb 2017 at 2:46am
Monday, the defensive back confirmed via Twitter that he has decided to leave USF and continue his collegiate playing career at Oregon State. Scheduled to graduate in May from USF, Hudson would be eligible to play immediately at the Left Coast OSU in 2017.

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Hammond, Ore.
18 Feb 2017 at 4:00pm
?With spring around the corner, it is important to remind boaters of safety while in the waters along the Oregon and Washington coast,? said Mark Dobney, a search and rescue controller at Sector Columbia River. ?The water temperatures in this area ...








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