Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
347 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.GALES ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHERN WATERS WILL PEAK THIS
EVENING AND PERSIST BEYOND 10 NAUTICAL MILES OF THE COAST
OVERNIGHT. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES ARE EXPECTED AT MOST OTHER
LOCATIONS, EXCEPT AT SHELTERED LOCATIONS ALONG THE IMMEDIATE
COAST. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL CONTINUE ACROSS MUCH OF THE
AREA THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
347 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH 11 AM PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS 35 TO 45 KT THIS EVENING
  AND TONIGHT. NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS ARE THEN EXPECTED
  WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...FROM THE NORTH AND STEEP TO VERY STEEP AT 8 TO 13 FEET
  THROUGH 5 AM PDT WEDNESDAY MORNING, THEN STEEP 6 TO 10 FEET
  THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES AND VERY STEEP SEAS ARE EXPECTED FOR ALL
  AREAS SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD THROUGH 5 AM PDT WEDNESDAY MORNING.
  ALL AREAS OTHER AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY AT LEAST SMALL CRAFT
  ADVISORY CONDITIONS THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ALONG WITH VERY
STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS 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 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
347 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 KT, STRONGEST THISEVENING.

* SEAS...FROM THE NORTH, STEEP, AND WIND DRIVEN 6 TO 9 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED...THE HAZARD WILL BE FROM WINDS AND SEAS THROUGH
  THIS EVENING, AND THEN PRIMARILY FOR FRESH SWELL AS IT
  GRADUALLY DIMINISHES OVERNIGHT.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
347 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH 11 AM PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 TO 45 KT, EXCEPT 10
  TO 20 KNOTS IN SHELTERED AREAS ALONG THE IMMEDIATE COAST,
  THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL DIMINISH TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS
  IN THE ADVISORY AREA OVERNIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...FROM THE NORTH, STEEP TO VERY STEEP, AND WIND DRIVEN 6 TO
  11 FEET THROUGH THIS EVENING. SUBSIDING TO A STEEP 6 TO 9 FEET
  LATE THIS EVENING AND CONTINUING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES WILL OCCUR BEYOND 5 NAUTICAL MILES OF THE
  COAST SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD. SMALL CRAFTY ADVISORY CONDITIONS
  WILL OCCUR AT MOST OTHER LOCATIONS, EXCEPT IN SHELTERED
  LOCATIONS ALONG THE IMMEDIATE COAST SUCH AS NEAR PORT ORFORD
  AND SOUTH OF BROOKINGS.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ALONG WITH VERY
STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS 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 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-
347 PM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...FROM THE NORTH, STEEP, AND WIND DRIVEN 6 TO 9 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING...ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

BTL

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD



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