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Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
441 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...INCREASING WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS WEDNESDAY...

.AN APPROACHING FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL CAUSE SOUTH WINDS TO INCREASE
AND SOUTHWEST SEAS TO BUILD ON WEDNESDAY. SEAS AND WINDS WILL THEN
PEAK LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.

PZZ350-356-261500-
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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-
441 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM WEDNESDAY
TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM
WEDNESDAY TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS AND A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS WHICH
ARE IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM WEDNESDAY TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY.


* WINDS: SOUTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 KNOTS.

* SEAS: BUILDING TO SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 FEET AT AN AVERAGE PERIOD OF
  9 SECONDS OR LESS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL THE CONTINUE TO
  BUILD TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 14 FEET WITH A PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS
  THURSDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE HAZARDOUS
  SEAS. ALL AREAS EXCEPT BROOKINGS WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE
  ADVISORY SOUTH WINDS AS WELL AS AREAS NEAR THE IMMEDIATE COAST
  SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD AND THE IMMEDIATE COAST NORTH OF BANDON.

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


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

BTL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
441 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...INCREASING WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS WEDNESDAY...

.AN APPROACHING FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL CAUSE SOUTH WINDS TO INCREASE
AND SOUTHWEST SEAS TO BUILD ON WEDNESDAY. SEAS AND WINDS WILL THEN
PEAK LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.

PZZ370-376-261500-
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/O.NEW.KMFR.SW.Y.0135.141126T1800Z-141129T0600Z/
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
441 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM
WEDNESDAY TO 10 PM PST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS AND A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR
HAZARDOUS SEAS WHICH ARE IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM WEDNESDAY TO 10 PM
PST FRIDAY.


* WINDS: SOUTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 KNOTS.

* SEAS: BUILDING TO SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 FEET AT AN AVERAGE PERIOD OF
  9 SECONDS OR LESS LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL THE CONTINUE TO BUILD TO SOUTHWEST 12 TO 15
  FEET WITH A PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS THURSDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED. THE MOST HAZARDOUS
  WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE NORTH OF CAPE BLANCO BETWEEN 10 AND 40
  NAUTICAL MILES FROM THE COAST.

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


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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