Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
252 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016


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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
252 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5
AM PDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
PDT SUNDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE
WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY. THE
GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KT THROUGH TONIGHT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
  30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...WIND DRIVEN AT 7 TO 9 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT...BECOMING 12
  TO 15 FEET SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED...AT LEAST SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN
  ALL AREAS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...WITH HAZARDOUS SEAS
  DEVELOPING BEYOND 4 NM FROM SHORE TONIGHT. GALES ARE EXPECTED
  BEYOND 8 NM FROM SHORE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...WITH
  VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS IN ALL OTHER AREAS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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-
252 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5
AM PDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
PDT SUNDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE
WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM SATURDAY TO 5 AM PDT SUNDAY. THE
GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KT THROUGH TONIGHT...INCREASING TO 30 TO
  35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...WIND DRIVEN AT 8 TO 9 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT...BECOMING 12
  TO 17 FEET SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN ALL
  AREAS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...WITH VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS
  SEAS DEVELOPING IN ALL AREAS TONIGHT. GALES ARE EXPECTED BEYOND
  10 NM FROM SHORE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING SOUTH OF PORT
  ORFORD...WITH VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS IN ALL OTHER AREAS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
252 PM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT SATURDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5
AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM
PDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KT THROUGH TONIGHT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
  30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...WIND DRIVEN AT 8 TO 9 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT...BECOMING 9
  TO 11 FEET SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED...AT LEAST SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN
  ALL AREAS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...WITH VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS
  SEAS DEVELOPING BEYOND 10 NM FROM SHORE AND IN THE VICINITY OF
  CAPE BLANCO THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT. VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS
  SEAS WILL THEN IMPACT ALL AREAS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* 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.

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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