Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 221004
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
304 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
304 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO
11 PM PDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS
HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS IN
EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY. IN ADDITION...A
HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED. THIS HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH
IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT BEGINNING SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 6 TO 8 FEET AT 7
  SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS ARE
  EXPECTED BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE BEGINNING SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
  SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS WILL IMPACT AREAS BEYOND 5 NM FROM
  SHORE THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...THEN SPREAD TO ALL AREAS
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON. VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS ARE POSSIBLE
  BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH BEGINNING SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* 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 WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HAZARDOUS SEAS
HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR
LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN.  IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
304 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO
11 PM PDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS
HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS IN
EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT BEGINNING SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 6 TO 8 FEET AT 7
  SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS ARE
  EXPECTED SOUTH OF CAPE ARAGO BEGINNING SATURDAY AFTERNOON. SMALL
  CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS WILL IMPACT AREAS SOUTH OF CAPE ARAGO THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING...THEN SPREAD TO ALL AREAS SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
304 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY.

* SEAS: STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 6 TO 8 FEET AT 7 SECONDS.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS WILL IMPACT
  AREAS BEYOND 5 NM IN THE VICINITY OF CAPE BLANCO THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING...THEN SPREAD TO ALL AREAS SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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 CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
304 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT FROM
2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS
NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT.

* SEAS: STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 7 TO 9 FEET AT 7
  SECONDS...INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS AND SEAS
  WILL IMPACT ALL AREAS...WITH VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS
  POSSIBLE SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD BEGINNING SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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 WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HAZARDOUS SEAS
HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR
LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN.  IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


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