Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 311036
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
236 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015


PZZ376-311800-
/O.EXT.KMFR.SW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-150131T1800Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
236 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
10 AM PST THIS MORNING...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING.

* SEAS: STEEP 7 TO 8 FEET SEAS DUE TO A CHAOTIC MIX OF NORTHERLY
  WIND WAVES AND WESTERLY SWELL...BECOMING LESS STEEP AND EASING
  BELOW 7 FEET LATE THIS MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS WILL IMPACT MOST ALL
  THE AREA.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

&&

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