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

OHAOregon: Health advisory issued September 15 for Tenmile Lakes |
15 Sep 2014 at 5:27am
Health advisory issued September 15 for Tenmile Lakes | http://1.usa.gov/1uDSZn8 

OHAOregon: Health advisory for water contact at Mill Beach lifted August 22.
22 Aug 2014 at 4:15am
Health advisory for water contact at Mill Beach lifted August 22. http://1.usa.gov/YJ7ifg 

OHAOregon: Health advisory for water contact at Seal Rock Beach lifted August...
8 Aug 2014 at 8:21am
Health advisory for water contact at Seal Rock Beach lifted August 8 | http://1.usa.gov/1oN8Kqn 

  • Other Advisories from Oregon Beaches
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

Oregon Heatwave Update: Coast in 70's, Portland Maybe 90
Weather reports show some uncomfortable temperatures coming for Portland and other valley areas, while the most of the coast will allow some respite. Yachats, Newport, Depoe Bay, Lincoln City, Pacific City, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita, Cannon Beach, Seaside

Heatwave Coming: 80's for Portland, Oregon Coast in 70's
Weather forecasts for Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita, Pacific City, Oceanside, Tillamook, Portland, Lincoln City, Newport, Depoe Bay and Yachats.

Oregon Coast Under High Surf Advisory Spectacular Sights in Store
The NWS issued the warning late Friday, saying seas will get up to around 20 feet high. Seaside, Cannon Beach, Oceanside, Manzanita, Rockaway, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay,, Newport, Yachats

Odd Oily Waves Return to N. Oregon Coast - But It's a Good Thing
It looks like an oil spill, or some other environmental disaster, but it's actually the sign of a very healthy ocean. Science. Seaside Aquarium

Oregon Weather Alerts: Heavy Rains for Portland, Valley; Winds on Coast
A wind warning for the coast is joined by predictions of up to six inches of rain for some inland areas. Astoria, Cannon Beach, Seaside, Rockaway Beach, Manzanita, Oceanside, Pacific City, Depoe Bay, Lincoln City, Newport, Florence and Yachats





Beach Safety Guides, News Updates and Archives from Around the Oregon Coast

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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


A Fluctuatin' Forecast
15 Sep 2014 at 1:10am
the ocean and area rivers are very cold and swimming in them can quickly lead to hypothermia and drowning. * For a safe and enjoyable time on the Central Coast, the Oregon Parks & Recreation Department offers these Beach Safety Tips.

Oregonians can participate in Shakeout, read earthquake safety through comic
4 Sep 2014 at 6:33pm
The comic chronicles a girl who lives on the Oregon Coast and tries to reunite with her family after a major earthquake along the Cascadia Subduction Zone, a 600-hundred-mile earthquake fault stretching from offshore Northern California to Southern British ...

South, central coast closed to clamming
4 Sep 2014 at 1:00am
Coastal scallops are not affected by ... safety information hotline at 800-448-2474, the Food Safety Program at 503-986-4720 or visit the ODA shellfish closures web page at http://www.oregon.gov/ODA/programs/FoodSafety/Shellfish/Pages ...

Oregon Coast Range climb leads to stunning views
5 Sep 2014 at 6:00pm
The sweet smell of the Oregon Coast Range is one that can't be replicated ... with metal grates hammered into the ground for additional traction. Even with the added safety precaution, I still fell multiple times in the spots where there's loose gravel.

1 Sep 2014 at 10:54am
He said the Oregon Coast has numerous and dangerous rip currents and sneaker ... NLFR and the Oregon State Parks joined forces in beach safety education following a series of ocean deaths in 2013. In March, NLFR launched a new effort to reach visitors ...

Pet Safety Tips for Your Dog on the Oregon Coast
15 Feb 2012 at 4:00pm
(Oregon ... coast tradition, it's a huge industry now along these shores. It's practically frowned upon if you don't take the dog to the dunes (above: a dog is rescued at Depoe Bay after bounding over the seawall into the rough sea). But beach safety ...

Bridge work on Oregon Coast pairs modern safety, historic look
8 Jan 2014 at 2:26am
FLORENCE, Ore. - Repairs to a bridge on Highway 101 near Heceta Head will bring the span up to modern safety standards while restoring the historic look of the 1932 structure. The work also means delays for motorists traveling between Florence and Yachats.

Cat Stevens announces 6-city US concert tour
15 Sep 2014 at 10:07am
News 10 invites area chefs to the West Coast Appliance kitchen to cook up their ... Links to California and Oregon Emergency Management Offices, National Safety Council, ... 9:00pm: Two and a Half Men 9:30pm: Two and a Half Men








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