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Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
257 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
257 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT THURSDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW
IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...WITH A
  PERIOD 10 TO 20 KT WINDS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.
  WINDS DECREASE TO 20 KT OR LESS THURSDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS: STEEP SEAS 5 TO 8 FT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING
  WHEN SEAS DECREASE TO 5 FT OR LESS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS WILL
  AFFECT AREAS BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE...EXCEPT CLOSER TO SHORE
  NEAR CAPE BLANCO.

* 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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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
257 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
257 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS CANCELLED THE
HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS
SEAS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS
  EVENING. WINDS WILL LOWER 15 TO 20 KT TONIGHT AND INCREASE AGAIN
  TO 20 TO 25 KT THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: 6 TO 9 FT STEEP SEAS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING LOWERING
  TO 5 TO 7 FT LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING...THEN BUILDING
  AGAIN TO 6 TO 8 FT STEEP SEAS THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED: AREAS BEYOND 4 NM FROM SHORE WILL BE AFFECTED BY
  SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS FOR WINDS AND SEAS THROUGH
  THURSDAY EVENING...WITH GENERALLY LOWER WINDS AND SEAS OCCURRING LATE
  TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
257 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

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/O.EXT.KMFR.SE.W.0059.000000T0000Z-141003T0600Z/
/O.EXT.KMFR.SI.Y.0111.000000T0000Z-141003T1200Z/
/O.EXT.KMFR.SW.Y.0107.000000T0000Z-141003T1200Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
257 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT
THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THURSDAY. THE
HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THURSDAY.
THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH GALES 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING...DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE TONIGHT
  INTO THURSDAY MORNING...THEN INCREASING AGAIN TO GALES 25 TO 35
  KT THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SEAS: 7 TO 11 FT STEEP TO VERY STEEP SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY
  EVENING WHEN SEAS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW 10 FT...THEN LOWER FURTHER
  TO 7 FT OR LESS BY FRIDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY AT LEAST ADVISORY
  LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY. VERY STEEP HAZARDOUS SEAS
  WILL IMPACT THE WATERS SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD THROUGH THURSDAY
  EVENING. GALES ARE EXPECTED SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH THIS AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING AND AGAIN ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON. RELATIVELY LOWER
  WINDS AND SEAS WILL OCCUR LATE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.

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 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
257 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

PZZ370-021100-
/O.EXT.KMFR.SI.Y.0111.141001T2157Z-141003T1200Z/
/O.EXT.KMFR.SW.Y.0107.141002T0000Z-141003T1200Z/
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
257 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

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

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS NOW IN
EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON WHEN
  WINDS INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KT. WINDS DECREASE TO 20 KT OR LESS
  BY FRIDAY MORNING.

* SEAS: STEEP SEAS 6 TO 8 FT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING
  WHEN SEAS DECREASE TO 6 FT OR LESS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY SMALL CRAFT
  ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...WITH
  COVERAGE OF SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS AND SEAS DECREASING
  SOME THURSDAY NIGHT.

* 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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