Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
239 AM PDT SUN JUL 23 2017

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
239 AM PDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 11 PM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH GALES 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS.

* SEAS...VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS AT 9 TO 11 FEET THIS MORNING
  RISING TO 10 TO 13 FEET THIS AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES EXPECTED BEYOND 5 NM MILES FROM SHORE AND
  SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH. VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL IMPACT
  AREAS BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE NORTH OF PORT ORFORD. THE
  REMAINDER OF THE FORECAST AREA WILL BE IMPACTED BY A SMALL CRAFT
  ADVISORY.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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 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 FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
239 AM PDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 11 PM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN AT 8 TO 10 FEET THIS MORNING...
  BECOMING VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS AT 10 TO 12 FEET THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT ALL
  AREAS THIS MORNING...THEN HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING ARE EXPECTED IN
  THIS MARINE ZONE BEYOND 10 NM FROM CAPE BLANCO TO REEDSPORT THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/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 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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/O.EXT.KMFR.SE.W.0050.170723T1800Z-170725T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
239 AM PDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
MONDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING
TO 11 PM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN AT 7 TO 8 FEET THIS MORNING...
  BECOMING VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS AT 8 TO 11 FEET THIS AFTERNOON INTO
  MONDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN
  ALL AREAS TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...WITH VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS
  SEAS IMPACTING ALL AREAS BEYOND 2 NM FROM SHORE FROM CAPE BLANCO
  NORTH TO REEDSPORT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/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 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-
239 AM PDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH GALES 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KNOTS THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

* SEAS...VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS AT 12 TO 15 FEET REACHING A PEAK
  AROUND 16 FEET THIS EVENING.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES AND VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL
  IMPACT ALL AREAS THROUGH MONDAY.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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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