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Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
241 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018


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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 AM PST TODAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
FRIDAY...

* Winds... North 20 to 25 knots gusting to 35 knots this morning
  in the outer waters.

* Seas...Steep and hazardous at 7 to 9 feet with the period of 8
  seconds...then choppy and increasing to 12 with a period of 8
  seconds this afternoon.

* Areas affected...All areas, but steepest seas and strongest
  winds beyond 30 nm offshore.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas means that waves will
be steep enough to create a potential hazard to smaller vessels
and inexperienced mariners.

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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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
241 AM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
FRIDAY...

* Winds... North 20 to 25 knots gusting to 35 knots this morning.

* Seas...Steep and hazardous at 7 to 9 feet with the period of 8
  seconds...becoming choppy and increasing to 10 to 12 feet this
  afternoon.

* Areas affected...Hazardous seas warning for beyond 10 nm from
  shore north of Cape Blanco and beyond 5 nm from shore elsewhere.
  All other areas will see small craft advisory seas.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas means that waves will
be steep enough to create a potential hazard to smaller vessels
and inexperienced mariners.

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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