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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

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

 

 

 


 

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

 

Beach safety alert issued for Oregon Coast
11 Dec 2014 at 5:58am
Beach safety alert issued for Oregon Coast The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department issued a beach safety alert for visitors as a strong storm headed for the coast Thursday afternoon. Check out this story on KGW.com: http://www.kgw.com/story/news/local ...

Surf and Flood Warnings for Oregon Coast, Even Portland
19 Dec 2014 at 4:16pm
You will want to stay off smaller beaches and jetties. See more here about Oregon coast beach safety and safe storm watching. The flood watch is for southwest Washington and northwest Oregon, especially for the Oregon coast and coast range. In effect from ...

Beach safety alert issued for Oregon coast due to storm
11 Dec 2014 at 5:32am
Oregon's parks and recreation officials issued a beach safety alert as a windstorm arrived on the Oregon coast on Thursday afternoon. Robert Smith, a parks and recreation safety specialist, said a mix of high winds and heavy rains may attract storm ...

State parks issues alert for Oregon coastal beaches: Play it safe while storm...
11 Dec 2014 at 6:09am
There have already been gusts to near 90 mph on the Oregon coast, and the folks at Oregon State Parks have issued a safety alert for the danger high surf and sneaker waves can create. "The mix of high winds and heavy rains will bring storm watchers and ...

Oregon Lawmakers Secure Provision to Keep Newport Coast Guard Air Facility Op...
11 Dec 2014 at 4:00am
Washington, D.C. ?(ENEWSPF)--December 11, 2014. Following their repeated calls to ensure the safety of residents in coastal areas, Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley and Representatives Peter DeFazio, Kurt Schrader, Earl Blumenauer and Suzanne ...

Landslide damages barrier, Hwy 101 closed indefinitely
19 Dec 2014 at 6:56pm
Officials said the Oregon Coastal Highway will remain closed at milepost 177 until geotechnical experts can assess the damage and handle safety concerns. Transportation officials said the slide was caused by the heavy rains hitting the Pacific Northwest ...

Coast Guard agrees to keep Newport Air Station open - for now
11 Dec 2014 at 6:48pm
Following repeated calls to ensure the safety of residents and visitors in coastal areas, Oregon's Congressional delegation created a reauthorization bill that would keep the Coast Guard's air stations open through January 1, 2016. The bill was passed by ...

AIR RESCUE OPERATIONS: Victory
11 Dec 2014 at 6:45am
Following their repeated calls to ensure the safety of residents in coastal areas, Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley and Representatives Peter DeFazio, Kurt Schrader, Earl Blumenauer and Suzanne Bonamici today announced the Congress has passed ...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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