Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
000
WHUS76 KMFR 222109
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
209 PM PDT SAT JUL 22 2017

PZZ356-231015-
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0068.000000T0000Z-170725T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KMFR.GL.W.0038.170723T0000Z-170723T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0050.170723T1200Z-170725T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
209 PM PDT SAT JUL 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT
SUNDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO
11 PM PDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT
SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 30
  TO 35 KNOTS THIS EVENING WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN AT 5 TO 8 FEET TODAY...BECOMING
  VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS AT 9 TO 11 FEET SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN
  ALL AREAS THIS EVENING...WITH GALES EXPECTED BEYOND 5 NM MILES
  FROM SHORE AND SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH. VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS
  SEAS WILL IMPACT ALL AREAS BEYOND 2 NM FROM SHORE SUNDAY AND
  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.

&&

$$

PZZ376-231015-
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0068.000000T0000Z-170723T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0038.170723T0000Z-170725T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0050.170723T1200Z-170725T0600Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
209 PM PDT SAT JUL 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT MONDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO
11 PM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO
  30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KNOTS THIS EVENING THROUGH
  MONDAY.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN AT 5 TO 7 FEET THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING
  VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS AT 10 TO 15 FEET THIS EVENING THROUGH
  MONDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES AND VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL
  IMPACT ALL AREAS THIS EVENING 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.

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

&&

$$

PZZ370-231015-
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0068.170723T0000Z-170723T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0050.170723T1200Z-170725T0600Z/
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
209 PM PDT SAT JUL 22 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO
11 PM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 KT TODAY...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
  SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN AT 6 TO 8 FEET THIS EVENING...
  BECOMING VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS AT 9 TO 12 FEET SUNDAY AND
  MONDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT ALL
  AREAS THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS ARE
  EXPECTED IN ALL AREAS BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING 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.

&&

$$

PZZ350-231015-
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0068.170723T0000Z-170725T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0050.170723T1200Z-170725T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
209 PM PDT SAT JUL 22 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SUNDAY TO
11 PM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.

* SEAS...STEEP AND WIND DRIVEN AT 4 TO 7 FEET TODAY... BECOMING
  VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS AT 8 TO 11 FEET SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN
  ALL AREAS THROUGH TONIGHT...WITH VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS SEAS
  IMPACTING ALL AREAS BEYOND 2 NM FROM SHORE EARLY SUNDAY MORNING
  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.

&&

$$


HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.