Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 291109
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
309 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
309 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS
HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS
SEAS IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PST SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT THIS
  AFTERNOON...DROPPING BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS LATE
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS: WIND CHOP INCREASES BY LATE AFTERNOON WITH A CHAOTIC MIX
  OF NORTHERLY WIND WAVES AND WEST SWELL SEAS OF 7 TO 9
  FEET...THEN DROPPING BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS LATE FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS ARE EXPECTED FROM
  GOLD BEACH SOUTH AND BEYOND 10 NM OF SHORE. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
  SEAS ARE EXPECTED SOUTH OF BANDON AND BEYOND 10 NM OF SHORE.

* 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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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
309 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PST SATURDAY.

* SEAS: WIND CHOP INCREASES BY LATE AFTERNOON WITH A CHAOTIC MIX
  OF NORTHERLY WIND WAVES AND WEST SWELL SEAS OF 7 TO 9
  FEET...THEN DROPPING BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS LATE FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SEAS ARE EXPECTED SOUTH OF
  BANDON AND BEYOND 10 NM OF SHORE.

* 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.

&&

$$
SVEN

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