Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
225 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016


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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-
225 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH 11 AM PDT SUNDAY
MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KT THROUGH TONIGHT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
  30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING.
  WINDS WILL GRADUALLY LOWER TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE TONIGHT.

* SEAS...STEEP WIND DRIVEN 8 TO 9 FEET SEAS...BECOMING STEEP TO
  VERY STEEP 8 TO 11 FT SEAS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.
  STEEP CHOPPY SEAS WILL PERSIST INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN ALL
  AREAS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS
  DEVELOPING WILL DEVELOP FOR AREAS SOUTH OF CAPE ARAGO THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT WITH SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE.

* 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.

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS VERY STEEP AND 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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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
225 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016


...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 11 AM PDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM
PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED FROM 5 AM TO 11 AM PDT
SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  45 KT THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY
  LOWER LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING TO 20 TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...STEEP WIND DRIVEN 9 FT SEAS...INCREASING TO VERY STEEP
  10 TO 14 FT SEAS THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. SEAS WILL
  GRADUALLY LOWER TO A MIX OF STEEP TO VERY STEEP 8 TO 10 FT SEAS
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED NORTH OF
  GOLD BEACH THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...WITH VERY STEEP AND
  HAZARDOUS SEAS TO THE SOUTH. GALES WILL DEVELOP BEYOND 5 NM FROM
  SHORE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD...WITH
  VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS ELSEWHERE. VERY STEEP HAZARDOUS
  SEAS WILL LINGER SUNDAY MORNING BEYOND 20 NM FROM SHORE WITH
  SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS VERY STEEP AND 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 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 CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
225 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016


...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM
PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 11 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  45 KT THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY
  LOWER LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING TO 20 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...STEEP WIND DRIVEN 8 TO 9 FT SEAS...INCREASE TO VERY STEEP
  10 TO 14 FT SEAS THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. SLIGHTLY LOWER
  SEAS AROUND 8 FT ARE POSSIBLE WITHIN 2 NM OF SHORE AWAY FROM
  CAPES. SEAS WILL GRADUALLY LOWER TO STEEP 7 TO 8 FT SEAS SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED NORTH OF
  GOLD BEACH THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...WITH VERY STEEP AND
  HAZARDOUS SEAS TO THE SOUTH. GALES WILL DEVELOP BEYOND 5 NM FROM
  SHORE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD...WITH
  VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS ELSEWHERE. SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS
  WILL IMPACT THE AREA SUNDAY MORNING.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS VERY STEEP AND 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 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.

&&

$$


HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD



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