Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 291103
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
303 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014


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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
303 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
10 PM PST TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 PM PST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM PST TUESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS
NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST TUESDAY.

* SEAS: STEEP SEAS OF 8 TO 9 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF AROUND
  9 SECONDS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. THEN INCREASING WINDS AND WIND
  WAVES ARE EXPECTED BEGINNING THIS EVENING. THIS WILL BRING A
  CHAOTIC MIX OF LONGER AND SHORTER NORTHWEST SWELL AND NORTHERLY
  WIND WAVES WITH SEAS OF 6 TO 9 FEET THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
  EVENING. CONTINUED STEEP SEAS AND GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS ARE
  POSSIBLE ON WEDNESDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL COASTAL WATERS WILL BE AFFECTED.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H


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 FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
303 AM PST MON DEC 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
10 PM PST TUESDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 10 PM PST TUESDAY.

* SEAS: STEEP SEAS OF 8 TO 9 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF AROUND
  9 SECONDS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. THEN INCREASING WINDS AND WIND
  WAVES OR FRESH SWELL ARE EXPECTED BEGINNING THIS EVENING. THIS
  WILL BRINGING A CHAOTIC MIX OF LONGER AND SHORTER NORTHWEST
  SWELL AND NORTHERLY WIND WAVES WITH SEAS OF 6 TO 8 FEET THIS
  EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL COASTAL WATERS WILL BE AFFECTED.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H

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.

&&

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