Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
820 AM PDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...NORTH WINDS AND STEEP SEAS EXPECTED THROUGH THE HOLIDAY
WEEKEND MAINLY SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO...

.AREAS OF GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND STEEP SEAS ARE EXPECTED TODAY
SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO. NORTH WINDS AND STEEP TO VERY STEEP SEAS
WILL TREND STRONGER SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. ADVISORY LEVEL CONDITIONS
WILL PERSIST SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH
GALES POSSIBLE ON MONDAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
820 AM PDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS THROUGH THE WEEKEND INTO
  MONDAY EVENING...POSSIBLY REACHING GALE FORCE ON MONDAY. WINDS
  WILL BE STRONGEST DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.

* SEAS...STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS RISING 7 TO 10 FEET DURING THE
  LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS AND STEEPEST
  SEAS ARE EXPECTED BETWEEN 5 NM AND 30 NM FROM SHORE...
  ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON
  THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* 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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HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD



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