Portland, Or. –
Special Weather Statement National Weather Service Portland OR 119 PM PDT Mon Sep 2 2019 ORZ001-002-WAZ021-040300- North Oregon Coast-Central Oregon Coast-South Washington Coast- Including the cities of Astoria, Cannon Beach, Tillamook, Netarts, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Newport, Cape Foulweather, Yachats, Florence, Raymond, Long Beach, Ocean Park, Naselle, Cathlamet, and Cape Disappointment 119 PM PDT Mon Sep 2 2019 ...SNEAKER WAVES POSSIBLE ON BEACHES TUESDAY... There will be an increased chance for sneaker waves on beaches during the day Tuesday. Sneaker waves run up on the beach significantly farther than average waves. These waves can knock people and pets off their feet and sweeping them into the ocean. Beachgoers should stay off rocks and logs on the beach as sneaker waves can move these large objects. People have been seriously injured in the past when a sneaker wave causes a rock or log to roll onto them.