Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
300 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

PZZ470-475-281800-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0064.140828T2200Z-140830T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 3 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...N 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 BY TONIGHT.
  GUSTS UP TO 30 KT ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY
  ACROSS WATERS SOUTH OF CAPE MENDOCINO. WINDS NORTH OF THE CAPE
  WILL SLOWLY DECREASE ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES...NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS AND S 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS THIS
  MORNING. NORTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO 6 TO 8 FT AT 7 SECONDS BY
  THIS AFTERNOON. THE SOUTHERLY SWELL WILL SLOWLY DECAY INTO
  THE WEEKEND. STEEP WAVES WILL PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND...
  ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE WATERS SOUTH OF CAPE MENDOCINO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A 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.

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