Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
240 AM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 AM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
   FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
   11 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM UNTIL
11 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT WILL LOWER TO 20
  TO 30 KT LATER THIS MORNING. WINDS WILL DIMINISH BELOW 20 KT BY
  FRIDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...STEEP TO VERY STEEP SEAS OF 13 TO 17 FEET WILL SUBSIDE TO
  STEEP TO VERY STEEP 11 TO 13 FEET BY TONIGHT. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
  FURTHER TO STEEP 8 TO 9 FEET BY FRIDAY MORNING...THEN TO 7 FEET
  FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES OVER MOST OF THE AREA WILL END LATER THIS
  MORNING. HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL OCCUR THROUGH TONIGHT SOUTH OF GOLD
  BEACH WITH SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FROM GOLD BEACH TO CAPE
  BLANCO. SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS WILL AFFECT ALL OF THE AREA
  FRIDAY MORNING.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS
AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

&&

$$

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/O.NEW.KMFR.SW.Y.0056.170525T1200Z-170526T1800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
240 AM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS
   MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
   FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
   11 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM UNTIL
11 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT WILL LOWER TO 20
  TO 30 KT LATER THIS MORNING. WINDS WILL DIMINISH BELOW 20 KT BY
  FRIDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...STEEP TO VERY STEEP SEAS OF 11 TO 15 FEET WILL SUBSIDE TO
  STEEP TO VERY STEEP 10 TO 12 FEET BY TONIGHT. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
  FURTHER TO STEEP 8 TO 9 FEET BY FRIDAY MORNING...THEN TO 7 FEET
  FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE WILL END LATER
  THIS MORNING. HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL OCCUR THROUGH TONIGHT BEYOND 5
  NM FROM SHORE THROUGH TONIGHT FROM GOLD BEACH SOUTH. SMALL CRAFT
  CONDITIONS WILL AFFECT THE REST OF THE AREA THROUGH TONIGHT...
  THEN ALL OF THE AREA FRIDAY MORNING.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO 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-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 AM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY
   THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO
   11 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT
FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* SEAS...STEEP TO VERY STEEP SEAS OF 9 TO 12 FEET WILL SUBSIDE TO
  STEEP 9 TO 12 FEET LATER THIS MORNING. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE FURTHER
  TO STEEP 7 TO 8 FEET BY FRIDAY MORNING...THEN TO 7 FEET FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING CONDITIONS AFFECTING
  MOST OF THE AREA WILL END LATER THIS MORNING. SMALL CRAFT
  ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL THEN AFFECT THE ENTIRE AREA THROUGH
  FRIDAY MORNING.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL 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.

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.

&&

$$


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