Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 290953
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
253 AM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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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-
253 AM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THURSDAY.
THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM PDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS: WIND DRIVEN STEEP SEAS AT 5 TO 7 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY
  MORNING. SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO BUILD TO 7 TO 9 FEET THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS FOR WINDS WILL
  ONLY AFFECT AREAS NEAR CAPE BLANCO BEYOND 8NM FROM SHORE THROUGH
  THURSDAY MORNING. THEN...MOST AREAS BEYOND 8NM FROM SHORE WILL BE
  AFFECTED. ALL AREAS WILL BE IMPACTED BY SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
  CONDITIONS FOR SEAS.

* 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 CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
253 AM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

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

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

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30
  KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING...PERSISTING THROUGH FRIDAY.

* SEAS: WIND DRIVEN STEEP SEAS AT 6 TO 9 FEET...POTENTIALLY
  INCREASING TO 7 TO 10 FEET THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING...PERSISTING THROUGH FRIDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS FOR WINDS WILL
  OCCUR BEYOND 7 NM FROM SHORE AROUND BROOKINGS...AND BEYOND 4 NM
  FROM SHORE NORTH OF BROOKINGS. STEEP SEAS WILL IMPACT MOST
  AREAS.

* 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.

&&

$$

SK

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