Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
240 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
   WEDNESDAY TO 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
WEDNESDAY TO 5 AM PDT FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR
HAZARDOUS SEAS THAT WAS IN EFFECT FOR TODAY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* SEAS: SEAS WILL INITIALLY BE DOMINATED BY A WESTERLY SWELL OF 8
  TO 9 FEET AT 11 TO 12 SECONDS. WITH TIME...SEAS WILL GRADUALLY
  BECOME DOMINATED BY 7 TO 8 FOOT STEEP WIND WAVES WITH A PERIOD
  OF 7 SECONDS. SEAS WILL BE ROUGHEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY STEEP SEAS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

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.

&&

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
240 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
   11 PM PDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM WEDNESDAY
   TO 11 PM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM WEDNESDAY TO
11 PM PDT FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS
NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KT WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* SEAS: SEAS WILL INITIALLY BE DOMINATED BY A WESTERLY SWELL OF 8
  TO 9 FEET AT 11 TO 12 SECONDS. WITH TIME...SEAS WILL GRADUALLY
  BECOME DOMINATED BY 7 TO 8 FOOT STEEP WIND WAVES WITH A PERIOD
  OF 7 SECONDS. SEAS WILL BE ROUGHEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: INITIALLY STEEP SEAS WILL REMAIN BEYOND 8 NM
  OFFSHORE. FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON ON...ALL AREAS WILL BE
  AFFECTED BY THE STEEP SEAS BUT THE SMALL CRAFT WINDS WILL OCCUR
  BEYOND 8 NM FROM SHORE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

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.

&&

$$

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/O.EXT.KMFR.SW.Y.0193.000000T0000Z-150509T0600Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
240 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

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

* WINDS: NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 30 KT
  WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE AFTERNOONS
  AND EVENINGS.

* SEAS: SEAS WILL INITIALLY BE DOMINATED BY A WESTERLY SWELL OF 9
  TO 10 FEET AT 11 TO 12 SECONDS. WITH TIME...SEAS WILL GRADUALLY
  BECOME DOMINATED BY 9 TO 10 FOOT STEEP WIND WAVES WITH A PERIOD
  OF 7 SECONDS. SEAS WILL BE ROUGHEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
  EVENINGS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: INITIALLY STEEP SEAS AND STRONG WINDS WILL
  REMAIN SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH. FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON ON...ALL
  AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE STEEP SEAS AND STRONG WINDS.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD



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