Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
240 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
240 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
   FRIDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY.
A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR BEYOND 5 NM OFFSHORE
  SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH...AND WILL PEAK IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* SEAS...CONSISTING PRIMARILY OF SHORT PERIOD WIND DRIVEN
  WAVES....WILL BE STEEP TO VERY STEEP AT 7 TO 11 FEET THROUGH
  FRIDAY EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SEAS WILL OCCUR BEYOND 5 NM
  OFFSHORE SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH...AND WILL PEAK IN THE AFTERNOONS
  AND EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL OCCUR MOSTLY BEYOND 5 NM
  OF THE COAST SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH...WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
  WINDS OVER MOST OF THE REST OF THE ZONE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ALONG WITH VERY
STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS 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 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY. A GALE
WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT THROUGH
  FRIDAY EVENING. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR DURING THE
  AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* SEAS...CONSISTING PRIMARILY OF SHORT PERIOD WIND DRIVEN
  WAVES....WILL BE VERY STEEP AT 9 TO 13 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SEAS WILL OCCUR DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL OCCUR MOSTLY SOUTH OF
  GOLD BEACH. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL AFFECT THE REST
  OF THE ZONE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ALONG WITH VERY
STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS 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 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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/O.NEW.KMFR.SC.Y.0054.160505T0940Z-160507T0600Z/
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IS CANCELLED...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY. THE
HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING. WINDS WILL PEAK IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* SEAS...CONSISTING PRIMARILY OF SHORT PERIOD WIND DRIVEN
  WAVES....WILL BE STEEP AT 7 TO 10 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.
  THE HEAVIEST SEAS WILL OCCUR DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED...ALL AREAS WILL BE IMPACTED BY SMALL CRAFT
  ADVISORY CONDITIONS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0053.000000T0000Z-160507T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
240 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IS CANCELLED...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
   FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS CANCELLED THE
HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT THIS WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING. WINDS WILL PEAK IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* SEAS...CONSISTING PRIMARILY OF SHORT PERIOD WIND DRIVEN
  WAVES....WILL BE STEEP AT 6 TO 9 FEET THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.
  THE HEAVIEST SEAS WILL OCCUR DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR
  BEYOND 5 NM OFFSHORE AND NEAR CAPE BLANCO.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD


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