Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 291613
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
913 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ470-300015-
/O.EXP.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160429T1600Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.A.0015.160430T1000Z-160501T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
913 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WINDS...N 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT THIS EVENING...AND
  20 TO 25 KT TONIGHT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. EXPECT MORE FREQUENT GALE
  FORCE GUSTS ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES...N 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND W 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
  SEAS WILL BUILD TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS TONIGHT AND AROUND 13
  FEET AT 10 SECONDS SATURDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS 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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-291715-
/O.EXP.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160429T1600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
913 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...


$$

PZZ475-300015-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160430T0400Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.A.0015.160430T0400Z-160501T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
913 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS...NW 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35
  KT TONIGHT. EXPECT MORE FREQUENT GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS ON
  SATURDAY.

* WAVES...N 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND W 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SEAS
  WILL BUILD TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS TONIGHT AND AROUND 13 FEET AT
  10 SECONDS ON SATURDAY.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS 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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-300015-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160430T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
913 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NW 15 TO 25 KT. EXPECT GUSTS NEAR 30 KT ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES...NW 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS AND 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS
  TODAY...BECOMING 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS ON
  SATURDAY.

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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