Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 231002
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
302 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS CANCELLED THE
HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS
IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT DURING THE
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 6 TO 8 FEET AT 7
  SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FEET DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS ARE
  EXPECTED BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS WILL
  IMPACT ALL AREAS BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE THROUGH THIS
  MORNING...THEN SPREAD TO ALL AREAS BY THIS AFTERNOON.

* 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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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT TUESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT MONDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS
NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY. THE HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH
HAS BEEN UPGRADED. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS
IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 7 TO 9 FEET AT 7 SECONDS...
  INCREASING TO 8 TO 10 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS AND SEAS
  WILL IMPACT ALL AREAS...WITH VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS
  DEVELOPING BEYOND 10 NM FROM SHORE SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH
  BEGINNING THIS 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.

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 FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS
NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT BEGINNING SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL WEAKEN BRIEFLY SUNDAY EVENING...BUT
  RE-INTENSIFY MONDAY.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 6 TO 8 FEET AT 7 SECONDS.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS ARE
  EXPECTED BEYOND 15 NM FROM SHORE SOUTH OF CAPE ARAGO...BUT WILL
  APPROACH TO WITHIN 5 NM FROM SHORE IN THE VICINITY OF CAPE
  BLANCO. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS WILL IMPACT ALL AREAS BEYOND
  5 NM FROM SHORE THROUGH THIS MORNING...THEN SPREAD TO ALL AREAS
  BY THIS AFTERNOON.

* 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.

&&

$$


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