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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
233 AM PDT SAT SEP 23 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-
233 AM PDT SAT SEP 23 2017

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

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING THEN INCREASING
  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 TODAY 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 INITIALLY
  AFFECT AREAS SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH BEYOND 2 NM FROM SHORE THROUGH
  SUNDAY MORNING. THEN SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL EXPAND
  NORTHWARD TO AFFECT MOST AREAS FROM CAPE BLANCO SOUTHWARD. STEEP
  SEAS AND GUSTY WINDS COULD SPREAD TO AREAS NORTH OF CAPE BLANCO
  TUESDAY.

* 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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