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Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
758 AM PST WED NOV 22 2017

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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-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
758 AM PST WED NOV 22 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
10 AM PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS 35 KT.

* SEAS...STEEP TO VERY STEEP 10 TO 14 FEET.

* AREAS AFFECTED...SEAS WILL BE VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS BEYOND 3
  NAUTICAL MILES OF THE COAST NEAR AND NORTH OF CAPE BLANCO, AND
  FOR AREAS BEYOND 10 TO 20 NAUTICAL MILES OF THE COAST SOUTH OF
  GOLD BEACH. SEAS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT ELSEWHERE.
  WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST NEAR AND NORTH OF CAPE BLANCO.

* 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.

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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