Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 251545
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KMFR
845 AM PDT MON MAY 25 2015

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
845 AM PDT MON MAY 25 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A
HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WILL SUBSIDE
  TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE TONIGHT...THEN TO 5 TO 7 FEET EARLY THURSDAY.
  SEAS WILL BE HEAVIEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WILL DIMINISH TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE
  TONIGHT...THEN BELOW 25 KT EARLY THURSDAY. WINDS WILL BE
  STRONGEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: GALES AND VERY STEEP SEAS WILL OCCUR BETWEEN
  10 NM AND 30 NM OFFSHORE SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH. ELSEWHERE EXPECT
  STEEP SEAS AND SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS.

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

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.

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.

&&

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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-
845 AM PDT MON MAY 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET WILL SUBSIDE
  LATE TONIGHT. SEAS WILL BE HEAVIEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WILL DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT.
  WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: STEEP SEAS WILL IMPACT ALL THE WATERS. SMALL
  CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS WILL IMPACT THE WATERS NEAR CAPE BLANCO.

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

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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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
845 AM PDT MON MAY 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY.

* SEAS: CHOPPY WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS 5 TO 9 FEET WILL REACH A
  PEAK THIS EVENING THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE INTO THURSDAY MORNING.
  SEAS WILL BE HEAVIEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE
  TONIGHT INTO EARLY THURSDAY MORNING THOUGH WITH AN INCREASE IN
  SPEEDS DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HEAVIEST SEAS WILL
  OCCUR BEYOND 5 NM OFFSHORE SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH.

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

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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