Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS76 KMFR 021057
MWWMFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
357 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
357 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS CANCELLED THE GALE
WARNING. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* SEAS: 7 TO 10 FEET AND WIND WAVE DOMINATED AT 7 SECONDS THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY MORNING THEN 9 TO 12 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 25 KT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING THEN 20 TO 30
  KT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. WINDS MAY REACH
  GALE FORCE OVER THE FAR SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE ZONE DURING
  WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS WILL OCCUR IN
  THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE ZONE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING THEN
  ACROSS ALL OF THE ZONE THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT. SEAS WILL BE
  HIGHEST IN THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE ZONE. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE
  HIGHEST DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS 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.

SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
357 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
2 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 AM
PDT THURSDAY...

THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
8 AM PDT THURSDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS
NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* SEAS: 9 TO 12 FEET AT 7 SECONDS INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING THEN 11
  TO 15 FEET INTO THURSDAY BEFORE SLOWLY DIMINISHING THURSDAY
  NIGHT INTO FRIDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH 25 TO 30 KT INTO THIS AFTERNOON...THEN GALE FORCE
  AT 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT INTO THURSDAY MORNING. WINDS
  WILL WEAKEN SLIGHTLY THURSDAY THEN MORE NOTICEABLY ON THURSDAY
  NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED: WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE HIGHEST IN THE AREA SOUTH
  OF GOLD BEACH AND DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS 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 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.

SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

&&

$$

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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-
357 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* SEAS: 7 TO 10 FEET AT 7 SECONDS THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING THEN 9
  TO 13 FEET WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING BEFORE RETURNING TO 7
  TO 10 FEET FOR THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

* WINDS: NORTH 15 TO 25 KT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING THEN 20 TO 30 KT
  WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING
  LATE THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED: WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE HIGHEST BEYOND 5 NM FROM
  SHORE AND DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS 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 SMALL CRAFT.

SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
DW

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