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

OHAOregon: Health advisory lifted for Lost Creek Lake on the Rogue River in J...
26 Feb 2015 at 8:40am
Health advisory lifted for Lost Creek Lake on the Rogue River in Jackson County | http://1.usa.gov/1wlTiCv 

  • Other Advisories from Oregon Beaches
Clean Up the N. Oregon Coast's Bay and Estuary on March 7
Every two years, residents from the Manzanita/Nehalem Bay area of the north Oregon coast bundle together and attack the bay and its estuary to clean up litter and debris. Manzanita events

Four Oregon Coast Places of Wild, Hypnotizing Drama
They host especially crazed and chaotic crashing waves, the kind of oceanic fireworks that belie the laws of gravity

Wild Winds, Waves and Rain for Oregon Coast This Week
TGusts of up to 60 mph are possible, torrential rains are likely at one point, and some massive ocean waves

Odd at Oceanside: Unusual Tidal Conditions, Getting Around Maxwell Point
Oregon Coast, Three Cape Virtual Tour: see Oceanside with an unusual, clear access. Attractions, kids, beach safety

Surf and Flood Warnings for Oregon Coast, Even Portland
Heavy rains over the weekend and big swells are causing not just a high surf advisory but a flood watch

Wind, Surf Warnings for Oregon Coast, Portland Heavy Rains
Heavy rainfall amounts are in store for Portland, inland Oregon and the coast, but high wind warnings and surf advisories are also now in place

Hefty Storm Condtions for Oregon Coast on Friday
The high wind watch - expected to become a warning later - is in effect from Friday morning through Friday evening. Lincoln City, Newport, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Garibaldi, Yachats, Manzanita, Depoe Bay, Astoria

Wild Oregon Weather: Snow Possible, Russian Storm Effects on Coast
Snow could come to Portland, Coast Range, the Gorge; how waves could be effected by the big one

Video: Oregon Coast Storm, Sneaker Wave Attack, Spooky Tunnel
Experience a wild Oregon coast storm, see a sneaker wave chase someone, explore that mesmerizing tunnel at Oceanside. Cannon Beach, attractions

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





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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


Obama Talks Oil-Train Safety In Oregon Television Interview
26 Feb 2015 at 11:27pm
(AP) ? President Barack Obama said the federal government plans to strengthen regulations regarding oil train safety. Obama made the remarks ... The president also addressed the recent shutdowns at West Coast ports. He said he had sent his Labor ...

West Coast Flavors: Thai peanut sauce
26 Feb 2015 at 8:07pm
Links and numbers from our newscasts at KTVL News10, Medford, Southern Oregon's news source. Relevant links to research topics of interest or to contact organizations. Safety - links and numbers at ktvl.com. Emergency preparedness plans for Curry ...

Missing Pita Pit owner found alive
27 Feb 2015 at 7:27am
A Corvallis business owner who disappeared more than a week ago has been located on the Oregon Coast and is no longer considered a ... and friends and family had expressed concern for his safety. Today, however, the Corvallis Police Department issued ...

Rescued sea turtle being flown from Oregon to California
24 Feb 2015 at 9:45am
A sea turtle that was rescued from frigid Northwest waters and treated at the Oregon Coast Aquarium in Newport is catching ... it's been beset by legal tangles over safety rules and liquor laws. Now there are allegations it's been... Almost from the ...

Oil train traffic dwindles along major Oregon route amid oil price slump
20 Feb 2015 at 9:05am
No barges have docked at the terminal to pick up oil bound for West Coast refineries since Dec. 19 ... the source of much of the oil moving by rail through Oregon. Since oil trains have raised nationwide safety concerns, a central question has been ...

Propane terminal review delayed due to lag in getting safety data
28 Feb 2015 at 2:29am
several crashes of trains carrying crude oil have elevated fears about safety at the Portland project. At the Jan. 13 hearing, a Pembina representative divulged that a past study of another West Coast propane terminal site indicated an explosion might ...

Avoiding GMOs means knowing what labels mean
1 Mar 2015 at 3:22pm
The failure of Measure 92 in Oregon's last election ... to know about PLUs is that they're optional," said Rebecca Spector, West Coast director of the Center for Food Safety, a nonprofit consumer and environmental advocacy group. "So they're not required ...

In Like a Shorn Lamb
1 Mar 2015 at 12:14am
On the Beach... Mostly sunny, light breeze, surf 3-4 feet (low). * For a safe and enjoyable time on the Central Coast, the Oregon Parks & Recreation Department offers these Beach Safety Tips.








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