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WHUS76 KMFR 210958
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
258 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM
WEDNESDAY TO 5 PM PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED AND IS
IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. IN
ADDITION...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS BEEN
ISSUED AND IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM WEDNESDAY TO 5 PM PDT THURSDAY.
THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT WEDNESDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS
IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTH INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS
  MORNING...INCREASING FURTHER TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
  SOUTH WINDS PEAK LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON WITH GALES AT 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS NEAR 45 KT.

* SEAS: STEEP AT 14 FT THIS MORNING AS HEAVY WEST SWELL CONTINUES
  AND MIXES SOME WITH WIND WAVES. WEST SWELL DIMINISHES SOME
  THROUGH THE DAY BUT WIND WAVES INCREASE...RESULTING IN VERY
  STEEP SEAS OF 13 TO 15 FT BY THIS AFTERNOON. VERY STEEP AND
  HAZARDOUS SEAS PEAK WEDNESDAY MORNING WITH 10 TO 12 FOOT WIND
  WAVES AND 10 FOOT WEST SWELL RESULTING IN 16 FOOT CHAOTIC COMBINED
  SEAS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS 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.

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.

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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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
258 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 PM PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN
EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THURSDAY. THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE THIS
  MORNING...INCREASING FURTHER TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
  SOUTH WINDS PEAK WEDNESDAY MORNING INTO WEDNESDAY WITH 30 TO 35
  KT GALES WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT.

* SEAS: STEEP AT 14 FT THIS MORNING AS HEAVY WEST SWELL CONTINUES
  AND MIXES SOME WITH WIND WAVES. WEST SWELL DIMINISHES SOME
  THROUGH THE DAY BUT WIND WAVES INCREASE...RESULTING IN STEEP TO
  VERY STEEP SEAS OF 13 TO 15 FT BY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
  VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS PEAK WEDNESDAY MORNING INTO
  WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON WITH 10 TO 12 FOOT WIND WAVES AND 10 FOOT
  WEST SWELL RESULTING IN 14 TO 16 FOOT CHAOTIC COMBINED SEAS.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL SEAS WILL
  AFFECT ALL LOCATIONS TODAY...WHILE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL
  WINDS AFFECT AREAS AROUND CAPE BLANCO TODAY. VERY STEEP SEAS
  WILL AFFECT AREAS AROUND CAPE BLANCO TONIGHT...EXPANDING TO
  INCLUDE OTHER AREAS BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE ON WEDNESDAY. GALES
  WILL IMPACT AREAS BEYOND 5NM FROM SHORE ON WEDNESDAY...WITH THE
  AREA OF GALES MOVING FROM NORTH TO SOUTH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS 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.

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 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-
258 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 PM PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN
EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THURSDAY. THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS
  MORNING...INCREASING FURTHER TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS EVENING THROUGH
  THE NIGHT. SOUTH WINDS PEAK WEDNESDAY WITH GALES AT 30 TO 35 KT
  WITH GUSTS NEAR 45 KT.

* SEAS: STEEP AT 14 FT THIS MORNING AS HEAVY WEST SWELL CONTINUES
  AND MIXES SOME WITH WIND WAVES. WEST SWELL DIMINISHES SOME
  THROUGH THE DAY BUT WIND WAVES INCREASE...RESULTING IN VERY
  STEEP SEAS OF 13 TO 15 FT BY THIS AFTERNOON. VERY STEEP AND
  HAZARDOUS SEAS PEAK WEDNESDAY MORNING WITH 10 TO 12 FOOT WIND
  WAVES AND 10 FOOT WEST SWELL RESULTING IN 16 FOOT CHAOTIC COMBINED
  SEAS.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS
  TODAY WILL OCCUR MAINLY BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE. ALL AREAS WILL
  BE AFFECTED BY SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS
  WEDNESDAY...WHILE GALES WILL IMPACT AREAS BEYOND 5 NM FROM
  SHORE ON WEDNESDAY.  ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY STEEP SEAS
  THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS AFFECTING
  AREAS NEAR CAPE BLANCO AND OTHER AREAS BEYOND 3 NM FROM SHORE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS 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.

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 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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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 AM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 PM PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN
EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THURSDAY. THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS
  MORNING...INCREASING FURTHER TO 25 TO 30 KT THIS EVENING AND
  THROUGH THE NIGHT. WINDS PEAK WEDNESDAY WITH 30 TO 35 KT GALES.

* SEAS: STEEP AT 14 FT THIS MORNING AS HEAVY WEST SWELL CONTINUES
  AND MIXES SOME WITH WIND WAVES. WEST SWELL DIMINISHES SOME
  THROUGH THE DAY BUT WIND WAVES INCREASE...RESULTING IN STEEP TO
  VERY STEEP SEAS OF 13 TO 15 FT BY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
  VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS PEAK WEDNESDAY MORNING INTO
  WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON WITH 10 TO 12 FOOT WIND WAVES AND 10 FOOT
  WEST SWELL RESULTING IN 14 TO 16 FOOT CHAOTIC COMBINED SEAS.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY STEEP
  SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY. AREAS NORTH OF BROOKINGS WILL BE AFFECTED
  BY SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS THIS AFTERNOON...EXPANDING
  TO ALL AREAS THIS AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT. VERY STEEP AND
  HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL IMPACT MOST AREAS TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
  GALE FORCE WINDS WILL AFFECT AREAS FROM 5 TO 40 NM FROM SHORE ON
  WEDNESDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS 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.

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 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.

&&

$$

SK

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