Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 310957
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
257 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
257 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS
SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY.

* SEAS: STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS...AND 3 T0 5 FEET IN THE LATE NIGHT AND MORNING
  HOURS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HEAVIEST SEAS WILL
  OCCUR NEAR CAPE BLANCO.

* 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.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
257 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT MONDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT
FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. THE HAZARDOUS
SEAS WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35
  KT...POTENTIALLY INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT GALES FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY.

* SEAS: STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET...POTENTIALLY BUILDING
  TO 8 TO 11 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS FOR WINDS AND
  WAVES WILL AFFECT MOST AREAS. THE POTENTIAL FOR GALES IS FOR
  AREAS SOUTH OF CAPE SEBASTIAN AND BEYOND 20 NM FROM SHORE. THE
  POTENTIAL FOR VERY STEEP SEAS IS FOR AREAS SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH
  BEYOND 10 NM FROM 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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS 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.

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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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
257 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT MONDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT MONDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS...10 TO
  20 KT IN THE LATE NIGHT AND MORNING HOURS.

* SEAS: STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FOR WINDS WILL OCCUR
  MAINLY BEYOND 8 NM FROM SHORE THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND THEN
  BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE LATE FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. SMALL CRAFT
  CONDITIONS FOR SEAS WILL GENERALLY AFFECT AREAS BEYOND 2 NM FROM
  SHORE THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND THEN ALL AREAS FRIDAY EVENING
  THROUGH SUNDAY.

* 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-
257 AM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM FRIDAY
TO 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW
IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM FRIDAY TO 5 AM PDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 10 TO 20 KT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...THEN
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY.

* SEAS: STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED: STEEP SEAS WILL AFFECT ALL AREAS. SMALL CRAFT
  ADVISORY CONDITIONS FOR WINDS WILL AFFECT AREAS SOUTH OF CAPE
  ARAGO FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY.

* 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.

&&

$$

SK

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