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  • Health Alerts from Oregon Beaches (and when they're lifted)

OHAOregon: Health advisory issued for Willow Creek Reservoir in Morrow County |
10 Oct 2014 at 4:10am
Health advisory issued for Willow Creek Reservoir in Morrow County | http://1.usa.gov/1C1Jy2u 

_TammyABarnes: Dr Jeanene Smith "Tie to -CCOs have community advisory counc...
7 Oct 2014 at 7:35am
Dr Jeanene Smith @OHAOregon "Tie to #publichealth -CCOs have community advisory councils 51% consumers" #nashpconf14 pic.twitter.com/2e6GFK4hl8

OHAOregon: Health advisory lifted October 3 for Cullaby Lake:
3 Oct 2014 at 11:32am
Health advisory lifted October 3 for Cullaby Lake: http://1.usa.gov/1vDZ8kB 

  • Other Advisories from Oregon Beaches
First Storm Warning of the Year for Oregon Coast
The NWS in Portland has issued a high wind warning from Tuesday through Wednesday, with the north and central coast areas kicking it up to gusts in the 60's.

Oregon Coast Right Now: Translucent Critters and Battered Birds
A curious trifecta of odd science is happening on the Oregon coast right now, mostly thanks to all the heavy wave the region had earlier this week

Big Waves Mean Oregon Coast Drama, but Some Warnings
Big, gnarly waves will be centerpiece on the Oregon coast this weekend along with plenty of dangers. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler, Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport, Yachats events, Florence

Oregon Coast and River Cleanup Snags nearly 5,000 Volunteers
SOLVE said over 52,200 pounds of trash and debris were collected from over 110 project sites including beaches, rivers, neighborhoods, parks, and school grounds around the state

Video: Depoe Bay's Boiler Bay Exploarations, Central Oregon Coast
Just north of Depoe Bay sits another bay named after the boiler of a shipwreck. Explore it in video, hear and almost feel the waves

Heatwave and Fire Dangers for Portland, Oregon, Even Coast
The NWS saidone more period of hot weather over southwest Washington and northwestern Oregon on Friday and Saturday. Issued Sept 6

Downright Evil Heatwave for Oregon Means Coast Only Escape
Another long, extended run of hot weather is set for the coming week in Oregon, with temps in and around 90 in most of the state

Oregon Coast Beach Health Safety Alerts
Updated constantly from Oregon officials: see the latest beach health alerts and when they're lifted

Oregon Coast in 70's While Portland May Reach 100 This Week
A dismal and muggy heatwave is headed for inland Oregon, including Portland, Willamette Valley, central Oregon and more. Weather

Oregon Coast Clamming: Good News, but Some Warnings
For those looking forward to a bit of razor clamming on the Oregon coast, Oregon wildlife officials say the gettin' has been good along the beaches. Seaside, Astoria

Oregon Coast Tsunami Debris Questions: What are the Red Bulbs?
Among the many ocean debris finds of late along the Oregon coast are red bulbs, hardy and hardened enough to make the trek across the sea

New Meteor Shower Possible for Earth - including Oregon, Coast, Portland
Earth will be passing through a large cloud of debris from comet 209P/LINEAR on May 23 and 24

Oregon Coast Rush of Tsunami Debris: Call for Volunteers
A sudden flood of tsunami debris and other objects along the Oregon coast has officials scrambling to clean up the beaches





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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.

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

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


Governor Praises Coast Guard for Delaying Helicopter Facility Closing
30 Oct 2014 at 3:09am
"The delay provides breathing room to find a way to make that happen and avoid increased risk to the safety of mariners along the Oregon coast. I commend the extraordinary efforts of Oregon's Congressional delegation and the tireless advocacy of Newport ...

First Storm Warning of the Year for Oregon Coast
20 Oct 2014 at 11:15pm
(Oregon Coast) ? Well, it took long enough ... These conditions will impact safety on the beaches, the NWS said. ?The winds will likely cause difficulties for beachgoers and those accessing beach and headland areas, including causing tree damage ...

Oregon Lawmakers Urge Coast Guard to Delay Newport Air Facility Closure
22 Oct 2014 at 7:22pm
Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley joined with ... and recreationalists working in the waters and cliffs along the coast all depend on the nearby Coast Guard helicopter for safety purposes, according to Senator Wyden's office.

Oregon delegation to Coast Guard: Keep Newport Air Facility open through crab...
22 Oct 2014 at 12:29pm
Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley joined today with ... to shut down its Newport Air Facility and to keep open this important piece of the coastal safety net through the busy crabbing season. The Coast Guard, with little notice, announced this ...

Coast Guard extends helicopter rescue services in Newport, Oregon
28 Oct 2014 at 6:00pm
Several members of Oregon?s congressional delegation say the Coast ... However, the closure plans drew an angry response from residents and public safety officials on the coast, who worry that longer response times will endanger fishermen and tourists.

Wyden, Merkley, Schrader, DeFazio, Blumenauer and Bonamici to Coast Guard: Ke...
24 Oct 2014 at 4:42am
Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley joined this week ... to shut down its Newport Air Facility and to keep open this important piece of the coastal safety net through the busy crabbing season. The Coast Guard with little notice announced this ...

Coast Guard to delay air facility closure
28 Oct 2014 at 10:34am
NEWPORT ? The U.S. Coast Guard will delay closing its air facility ... Since the decision, many fisherman, relatives of fisherman and Oregon lawmakers questioned the safety of those on the ocean and in the steep forest, and vehemently opposed the ...

Coast Guard agrees to short delay in Newport Air Facility closure
29 Oct 2014 at 5:37am
During Tuesday?s phone conference, the Oregon delegation members declared their intent to use every possible advocacy path to keep the helicopter in Newport, conveying to the Coast Guard that the safety of thousands is at stake. This came after Merkley ...








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