Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 222156
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
256 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
256 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3
PM PDT TUESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN
EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT TUESDAY. THE HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IS NOW IN
EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

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

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
3 PM PDT TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO
5 AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO
5 AM PDT SUNDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS
NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 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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/O.EXT.KMFR.SI.Y.0094.140823T2100Z-140824T1200Z/
/O.EXT.KMFR.SE.A.0029.140823T2100Z-140826T2200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
256 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
3 PM PDT TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
SATURDAY TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 3 PM PDT TUESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW
IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY. THE HAZARDOUS
SEAS WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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 IS IMPACTING AREAS BEYOND 5 NM FROM
  SHORE NOW THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...THEN SPREAD TO ALL AREAS
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON. SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME STEEPER AND MORE
  HAZARDOUS 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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/O.EXT.KMFR.SI.Y.0094.140823T2100Z-140824T1800Z/
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
256 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
3 PM PDT TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
SATURDAY TO 11 AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 3 PM PDT TUESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW
IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO 11 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* 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 5 NM OF SHORE BEGINNING SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS IS IMPACTING AREAS SOUTH OF
  CAPE ARAGO ALSO 5 NM OF SHORE NOW THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING,
  SPREADING TO ALL AREAS BEYOND 5 NM OF SHORE 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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