Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 172135
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
235 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...HEAVY WEST SWELL MAY DEVELOP THIS WEEKEND...

PZZ350-356-370-376-181045-
/O.NEW.KMFR.SE.A.0014.140420T0600Z-140420T1800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
235 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
   SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* SEAS: SEAS MAY BUILD TO 16 TO 18 FEET SATURDAY NIGHT WITH A
  DOMINANT PERIOD OF 16 SECONDS IN HEAVY WEST SWELL. THE SWELL
  WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE BEGINNING SUNDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HAZARDOUS SEAS
HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR
LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN.  IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

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