Marine Weather Message
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WHUS76 KMFR 231125
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
325 AM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
325 AM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY...

* Winds...South 25 to 30 kt increasing to south gales 30 to 40 kt
  early this morning. Winds are expected to increase further to
  south gales 35 to 45 kts tonight into early Wednesday morning.

* Seas...steep and hazardous at 10 to 12 feet through this
  morning. Seas will build to 14 to 17 feet by this afternoon
  becoming very steep and very hazardous through Friday evening.

* Areas affected...All areas will be affected by gales, and very
  steep and hazardous seas, with the steepest seas expected north
  of Gold Beach.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots 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 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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/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0007.180123T1200Z-180124T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0008.180123T1200Z-180127T0000Z/
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-
325 AM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

* Winds...South 25 to 30 kt increasing further to south gales 30
  to 40 kt with gusts to 45 kt early this morning. Gales will then
  persist into early Wednesday morning.

* Seas...10 to 12 feet early this morning becoming very steep and
  hazardous 12 to 14 feet at 10 to 11 seconds. Seas are expected
  to build further and peak at 15 to 19 feet tonight through
  Friday evening.

* Areas affected...All areas will be affected by very steep and
  hazardous seas. Gales are expected beyond 3 nm from shore,
  except closer to shore in the vicinity of Cape Blanco.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots 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 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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/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-180123T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-180123T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0007.180123T1200Z-180124T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0008.180124T1200Z-180127T0000Z/
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
325 AM PST Tue Jan 23 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY...

* Winds...South 25 to 30 kt increasing to south gales 25 to 35 kt
  with gusts to 45 kt early this morning. Gales will then persist
  into early Wednesday morning.

* Seas...10 to 12 feet through late tonight. Seas will build early
  this morning, becoming very steep and hazardous 14 to 17 feet at
  10 seconds this afternoon through Friday evening.

* Areas affected...All areas will be affected by gales, with the
  strongest winds and steepest seas north of Cape Arago.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots 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 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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