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Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
459 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ645-261200-
/O.CON.KLOX.SW.Y.0028.141026T0400Z-141026T2200Z/
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
459 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
9 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM PDT SUNDAY...

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$


FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/LOSANGELES

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
318 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ376-261130-
/O.NEW.KMFR.GL.W.0047.141025T2218Z-141026T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.SI.Y.0124.141025T2218Z-141026T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0065.000000T0000Z-141026T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.SW.Y.0121.141026T0300Z-141027T0000Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
318 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM
THIS EVENING TO 5 PM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. IN ADDITION...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 5 PM PDT SUNDAY. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH 30 TO 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GALE GUSTS TO 45
  KT....BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25 LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 20 TO 23 FEET SUBSIDING
  SLIGHTLY TO 13 TO 17 FEET OVERNIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: ALL AREAS WILL EXPERIENCE HEAVY SEAS
  TODAY WITH GALE CONDITIONS LOCATED IN THE VICINITY OF CAPE
  BLANCO. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE THIS AFTERNOON AS WINDS SHIFT TO
  WEST AND DIMINISH.

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

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/WRH/WHV/?WFO=MFR

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
318 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ356-261130-
/O.NEW.KMFR.GL.W.0047.141025T2218Z-141026T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.SI.Y.0124.141025T2218Z-141026T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0064.000000T0000Z-141026T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.SW.Y.0121.141026T0300Z-141027T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
318 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM
THIS EVENING TO 5 PM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. IN ADDITION...A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN EFFECT FROM
8 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 PM PDT SUNDAY. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH UP TO 35 KT TO WITH OCCASIONAL GALE GUSTS TO 45
  KT...BECOMING WEST THIS AFTERNOON AND DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT
  THIS EVENING.

* SEAS: VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 20 TO 22 FEET...SUBSIDING
  SLIGHTLY TO 13 TO 16 FEET OVERNIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: ALL AREAS WILL EXPERIENCE HEAVY SEAS
  THROUGH THE EVENING WITH GALES CONCENTRATED AROUND THE VICINITY
  OF CAPE BLANCO. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AS
  WINDS SHIFT TO WEST AND DIMINISH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

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
318 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ370-261130-
/O.NEW.KMFR.GL.W.0047.141025T2218Z-141026T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.SI.Y.0124.141025T2218Z-141026T0600Z/
/O.EXT.KMFR.SE.W.0064.000000T0000Z-141026T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.SW.Y.0121.141026T0300Z-141027T0000Z/
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
318 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM
THIS EVENING TO 5 PM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. IN ADDITION...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 5 PM PDT SUNDAY. THE HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IS NOW IN
EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH GALES 35 TO 45 KT WITH OCCASIONAL STORM FORCE GUSTS
  TO 55 KT...BECOMING WEST THIS AFTERNOON AND DIMINISHING TO 20 TO
  25 KT THIS EVENING.

* SEAS: VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 20 TO 24 FEET...SUBSIDING
  SLIGHTLY TO 14 TO 18 FEET OVERNIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: ALL AREAS WILL EXPERIENCE GALES AND
  HEAVY SEAS INTO THE EVENING. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE HEADING
  INTO THE EVENING AS WINDS SHIFT TO WEST AND DIMINISH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

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
318 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ350-261130-
/O.NEW.KMFR.GL.W.0047.141025T2218Z-141026T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0064.000000T0000Z-141026T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.SI.Y.0124.141026T0000Z-141026T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.SW.Y.0121.141026T0300Z-141027T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
318 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM
THIS EVENING TO 5 PM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING. IN ADDITION...A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS BEEN ISSUED AND IS IN EFFECT FROM
8 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 PM PDT SUNDAY. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH GALES 35 TO 45 KT WITH OCCASIONAL STORM FORCE GUSTS
  TO 55 KT...BECOMING WEST AND DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS OF 20 TO 24 FEET...SUBSIDING
  SLIGHTLY TO 13 TO 16 FEET OVERNIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED AND TIMING: ALL AREAS WILL EXPERIENCE GALES AND
  HEAVY SEAS INTO THE EVENING. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE HEADING
  INTO THE EVENING AS WINDS SHIFT TO WEST AND DIMINISH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

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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