Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
250 AM PDT THU MAY 26 2016

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
250 AM PDT THU MAY 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ENDED...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR THE NORTHERN INLAND WATERS AND
ADMIRALTY INLET HAS ENDED.


$$

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/O.UPG.KSEW.GL.A.0030.160527T0000Z-160527T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0048.160526T2000Z-160527T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
250 AM PDT THU MAY 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT FRIDAY. THE
GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND/WAVES...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH 2 TO 4 FOOT WIND
  WINDS. WIND RISING TO 25 TO 40 KT THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
  WITH 4 TO 6 FT WIND WAVES.

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 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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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
250 AM PDT THU MAY 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND/WAVES...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 3 TO
  5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT.

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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