Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KMFR
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
   WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
   11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SUNDAY TO 11 PM PDT MONDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SUNDAY TO 11 PM PDT
   MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SUNDAY TO 11 PM PDT
MONDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE WARNING IS
IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SUNDAY TO 11 PM PDT MONDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY.
THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WILL BUILD TO
  8 TO 11 FEET SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDE TO 6 TO 9 FEET MONDAY
  NIGHT. SEAS WILL BE HEAVIEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT WILL INCREASE
  T0 25 TO 35 KT SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISH TO 20 TO 30 KT
  MONDAY NIGHT. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HEAVIEST SEAS WILL OCCUR
  BETWEEN 10 NM AND 40 NM OFFSHORE SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 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.

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS 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.

&&

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SUNDAY TO
   11 PM PDT MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
   2 PM SUNDAY TO 11 PM PDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SUNDAY TO 11 PM
PDT MONDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN
EFFECT FROM 2 PM SUNDAY TO 11 PM PDT MONDAY.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS WILL BUILD TO 5 TO 7 FEET
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDE MONDAY NIGHT. SEAS WILL BE
  HEAVIEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KT SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISH MONDAY NIGHT. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST
  IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HEAVIEST SEAS WILL BE
  NEAR CAPE BLANCO.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
   WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
   11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW
IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WILL SUBSIDE
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT. SEAS WILL BE HEAVIEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WILL DIMINISH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
  WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HEAVIEST SEAS WILL OCCUR
  BEYOND 5 NM OFFSHORE SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD



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