Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
459 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
459 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 2 AM
PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...THEN
  INCREASING TO GALES 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT THIS EVENING
  AND TONIGHT.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN 6 TO 9 FEET THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
  BECOMING VERY STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN 9 TO 11 FEET THIS EVENING
  THROUGH TONIGHT.

* TIMING...WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE TODAY AND WILL REACH GALES
  BY THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED...ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY AT LEAST SMALL
  CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS AND SEAS. GALES AND VERY STEEP SEAS ARE
  EXPECTED FROM 10 NM TO 40 NM FROM SHORE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ALONG WITH VERY
STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A
VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY
EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT
THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE
CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
459 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 2 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN 6 TO 9 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED...THE HAZARD WILL BE PRIMARILY FROM STEEP FRESH
  SWELL INSIDE 5 NM FROM SHORE AND BOTH WINDS AND SEAS BEYOND 5
  NM. HOWEVER...STRONGER WINDS MOVE IN NEAR SHORE THIS EVENING
  AND TONIGHT. THE WORST CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR NEAR CAPE BLANCO
  DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
459 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 2 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN 6 TO 9 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED...THE HAZARD WILL BE PRIMARILY FROM STEEP FRESH
  SWELL INSIDE 5 NM FROM SHORE AND BOTH WINDS AND SEAS BEYOND 5
  NM. HOWEVER...STRONGER WINDS MOVE IN NEAR SHORE THIS EVENING
  AND TONIGHT. THE WORST CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR NEAR CAPE BLANCO
  DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
459 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN 6 TO 9 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING...ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$


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