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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
257 PM PDT Mon Aug 19 2019

PZZ370-201100-
/O.NEW.KMFR.SC.Y.0060.190821T0300Z-190821T1800Z/
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
257 PM PDT Mon Aug 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM TUESDAY TO 11 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Small Craft
Advisory...which is in effect from 8 PM Tuesday to 11 AM PDT
Wednesday.

* Winds...South to southwest 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt.

* Seas...Peaking at 8 to 9 feet.

* Areas affected...North of Cape Blanco and beyond 20 NM from
  shore.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that winds and seas will create a
potential hazard to smaller vessels and inexperienced mariners.

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http://www.weather.gov/medford

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
236 PM PDT Mon Aug 19 2019

PZZ270-275-201045-
/O.NEW.KPQR.SC.Y.0026.190820T2100Z-190821T1800Z/
Waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR from 10 to
60 NM-Waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR from 10 to 60 NM-
236 PM PDT Mon Aug 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TUESDAY TO 11 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM Tuesday to 11 AM PDT
Wednesday.

* WINDS...S wind 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt.

* SEAS...W swell 8 ft at 9 seconds.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to
33 knots are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to
small craft. Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating
smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

This Small Craft Advisory 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.



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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
236 PM PDT Mon Aug 19 2019

PZZ250-255-201045-
/O.NEW.KPQR.SC.Y.0026.190821T0300Z-190822T0000Z/
Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater WA to Cascade Head OR out
10 NM-Coastal waters from Cascade Head to Florence OR out 10 NM-
236 PM PDT Mon Aug 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM TUESDAY TO 5 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect from 8 PM Tuesday to 5 PM PDT
Wednesday.

* WINDS...S wind 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt.

* SEAS...W swell 7 ft at 9 seconds.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to
33 knots are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to
small craft. Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating
smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

This Small Craft Advisory 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.


&&

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http://www.weather.gov/portland

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