Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1048 PM PDT SUN AUG 20 2017

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
1048 PM PDT SUN AUG 20 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT
MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT, EXCEPT 10 TO 20 KT CLOSER TO THE
  COAST.

* SEAS...VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS 10 TO 12 FEET, DECREASING TO
  7 TO 8 FEET MONDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...ALL AREAS WILL HAVE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT. WARNING LEVEL SEAS WILL IMPACT AREAS BEYOND 5 NM
  FROM SHORE AND SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH THROUGH MONDAY. WINDS AND
  WAVES MAY BE SLIGHTLY LOWER ESPECIALLY IN SHELTERED AREAS WITHIN
  2 NM OF THE COAST.

* 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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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1048 PM PDT SUN AUG 20 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT MONDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH GALES 30 TO 40 KNOTS, DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS
  OVERNIGHT.

* SEAS...VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS 9 TO 13 FEET DECREASING TO
  9 TO 11 FEET MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED...ALL AREAS WILL HAVE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT. GALES AND WARNING LEVEL SEAS WILL IMPACT AREAS
  BEYOND 10 NM FROM SHORE AND SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

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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-
1048 PM PDT SUN AUG 20 2017

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

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...STEEP WIND DRIVEN 6 TO 8 FEET, STEEPEST SOUTH OF CAPE
  ARAGO LOWERING 5 TO 7 FEET MONDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED...CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT FOR
  ALL AREAS WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE.

* 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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