Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
240 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
2 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM TO 11 PM PDT
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM TO 11 PM PDT FRIDAY.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR
HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
  MORNING. GUSTS TO 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS: STEEP TO VERY STEEP 7 TO 10 FEET SEAS WILL BUILD FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AND PERSIST THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.
  SEAS WILL GRADUALLY TRANSITION FROM WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS
  FRIDAY NIGHT TO SWELL DOMINATED SEAS WITH A PERIOD OF 12
  SECONDS BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY STRONG WINDS
  FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. MOST AREAS WILL BE
  AFFECT BY STEEP SEAS BUT VERY STEEP SEAS OF 10 FEET WILL OCCUR
  FRIDAY EVENING FROM PORT ORFORD SOUTH 10 NM FROM SHORE AND
  BEYOND.

* 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.

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

&&

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
240 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO
11 PM PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
2 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO
11 PM PDT FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS
REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* SEAS: 5 TO 7 FEET CHOPPY SEAS FRIDAY AFTERNOON...BUILDING TO
  STEEP 6 TO 9 FEET SEAS FRIDAY EVENING. STEEP SEAS WILL PERSIST
  FRIDAY NIGHT...BECOMING LIMITED TO AREAS NEAR CAPE BLANCO
  SATURDAY MORNING. SEAS WILL GRADUALLY TRANSITION FROM WIND WAVE
  DOMINATED SEAS FRIDAY NIGHT TO SWELL DOMINATED SEAS WITH A
  PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED:  THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR SOUTH OF CAPE
  ARAGO. STEEP SEAS WILL BUILD OVER ALL THE WATERS BY FRIDAY
  EVENING AND CONTINUE OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* 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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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY
TO 5 AM PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
2 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
FRIDAY TO 5 AM PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS
SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH FRIDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* SEAS: 5 TO 7 FEET CHOPPY SEAS FRIDAY AFTERNOON...BUILDING TO
  STEEP 6 TO 9 FEET SEAS FRIDAY EVENING. STEEP SEAS WILL PERSIST
  FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING AND  WILL GRADUALLY
  TRANSITION FROM WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS TO SWELL DOMINATED SEAS
  WITH A PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS BY LATE SATURDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR SOUTH OF CAPE
  ARAGO. STEEP SEAS WILL BUILD OVER ALL THE WATERS BY FRIDAY
  EVENING AND CONTINUE OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

* 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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