Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
256 PM PDT TUE JUN 27 2017

...GUSTY NORTHERLIES AND HIGH SEAS THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE AND SEAS WILL STEEPEN THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING AS HIGH PRESSURE REBUILDS OFFSHORE AND THE THERMAL TROUGH
DEEPENS OVER CALIFORNIA. WARNING LEVEL SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
OVER A PORTION OF THE AREA SOUTH OF CAPE SEBASTIAN AND BEYOND 10 NM
FROM SHORE WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. NORTHERLY GALES ARE POSSIBLE
SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO THIS WEEKEND AS COOLER AIR PUSHES SOUTHEASTWARD
FROM THE GULF OF ALASKA.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
256 PM PDT TUE JUN 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT TONIGHT TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM PDT
THURSDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. WINDS WILL PEAK
  EARLY WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* SEAS: STEEP FROM THE NORTH AT 7 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING,
  THEN BUILDING FURTHER TO A VERY STEEP 7 TO 9 FEET WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. PEAK SEAS WEDNESDAY EVENING
  SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH AND BEYOND 5NM.

* 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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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
256 PM PDT TUE JUN 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT TONIGHT TO 11 PM THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM WEDNESDAY TO 5 AM
PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A HAZARDOUS
SEAS WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM WEDNESDAY TO 5 AM
PDT THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT TO 11 PM PDT
THURSDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 KT, STRONGEST IN
  THE EVENING HOURS. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE WEDNESDAY EVENING
  IN AN AREA SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD AND 10 TO 25NM FROM SHORE.

* SEAS: PRIMARILY STEEP FROM THE NORTH AT 7 TO 9 FEET THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY MORNING, THEN BUILDING FURTHER TO A STEEP TO VERY
  STEEP 7 TO 11 FEET WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.
  THE AREA OF HIGHEST SEAS MATCHES THE AREA OF STRONGEST WINDS.

* 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.

&&

$$

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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-
256 PM PDT TUE JUN 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS TONIGHT TO 11 PM PDT
THURSDAY...

* SEAS: STEEP FROM THE NORTH AT 6 TO 7 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED: MAINLY BEYOND 5 NAUTICAL MILES FROM THE COAST
  AND IN THE VICINITY OF CAPE BLANCO THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING,
  THEN EXPANDING COASTWARD WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.

* 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.

&&

$$


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