Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 222200
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
300 PM PDT FRI SEP 22 2017


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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-
300 PM PDT FRI SEP 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING THEN RISING TO
  NORTH 20 TO 30 KT SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. WINDS WILL PEAK AT
  THE HIGHER END OF THIS RANGE IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS.
  WINDS MAY STRENGTHEN FURTHER TUESDAY EVENING.

* SEAS...SHORT PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL DIMINISH TONIGHT INTO
  SATURDAY BUT WIND DRIVEN STEEP SEAS WILL RANGE FROM 5 TO 8
  FEET. STEEP SHORT PERIOD SEAS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TUESDAY
  WITH SEAS PEAKING IN THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS. SEAS MAY
  INCREASE FURTHER TUESDAY EVENING.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL AFFECT
  AREAS BEYOND 10 NM FROM SHORE SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD AND BEYOND
  5 HM FROM SHORE SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
  CONDITIONS WILL AFFECT AREAS FROM PORT ORFORD SOUTHWARD BEYOND
  2 NM AND NEAR CAPES.

* 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.

&&

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