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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


Wyden, Merkley, Schrader, DeFazio, Blumenauer and Bonamici to Coast Guard: Ke...
24 Oct 2014 at 4:42am
... to hold off on its abrupt decision 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 month that it plans to close ...

Oregon Lawmakers Urge Coast Guard to Delay Newport Air Facility Closure
22 Oct 2014 at 7:22pm
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. ?The lack of notice has harmed the ability of local emergency response ...

Oregon lawmakers say closing air facility threatens mariners? safety
13 Oct 2014 at 11:00pm
In a letter to Admiral Paul Zukunft, Commandant of the Coast Guard, the Oregon lawmakers stressed the safety implications of closing the facility, writing that the unilateral decision to permanently shut Newport?s doors this December would endanger lives.

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 ...

Newport Coast Guard closure will increase North Bend workload
18 Oct 2014 at 5:03am
The majority of calls will go to North Bend. Since the Coast Guard announced its decision, many fishermen, Newport residents and Oregon lawmakers have voiced their concerns over the safety of those at sea. It would take an hour for the Coast Guard to get ...

Four hikers and young, passed out girl are cut off from land by rising tides ...
14 Oct 2014 at 2:42am
Four hikers and a young, unconscious girl were saved from deadly rising tides after they formed a human chain and were airlifted to safety. The walkers were on the coast by Fogarty Creek state park, Oregon, on Saturday when the tide started drawing in ...

Dramatic video shows daring ?human chain? rescue off the Oregon coast
15 Oct 2014 at 2:27pm
Ray Felle knew the surf would be impressive. That?s why he wanted to bring his godchildren to the coast this past weekend. ?I was trying to teach them safety of water, number 1 know how to swim and never 2 never turn your back on the surf,? Felle said.

Tampa offering free bike safety classes ahead of Coast Bike launch
21 Oct 2014 at 4:54am
TAMPA ? With Coast Bike Share expected to launch next month, City Hall and the Tampa Downtown Partnership are teaming up to offer a series of free bike safety classes. RSVP for a scheduled class or request a class for a neighborhood or organization at ...








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