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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
315 PM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
315 PM PDT Fri Aug 23 2019

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Hazardous
Seas Watch...which is in effect from Sunday morning through
Tuesday morning. The Small Craft Advisory has been cancelled.

* Winds...North 20 to 30 kt developing Sunday afternoon and
  continuing through Tuesday morning.

* Seas...Steep wind driven at 9 to 11 feet are expected to develop
  by Sunday afternoon and continue through Tuesday morning.

* Areas affected...South of Coos Bay beginning Sunday morning
  continuing through Tuesday morning.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Hazardous Seas Watch is issued when the risk of very steep and
hazardous seas has significantly increased, but the specific
timing and/or location is still uncertain.  It is intended to
provide additional lead time for mariners who may wish to
consider altering their plans.

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