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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
236 PM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

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Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
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-
236 PM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THURSDAY...

* WIND...Southeast 30 to 40 kt.

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.

&&

$$

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East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
236 PM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WIND...Southeast 25 to 35 kt.

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.

&&

$$

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Grays Harbor Bar-
236 PM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM
PST THURSDAY...

* COMBINED SEAS...16 to 22 feet with breakers covering the bar.

* BAR CONDITION...SEVERE.

* FIRST EBB...445 PM today...a strong ebb.

* SECOND EBB...515 AM Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory for rough bar means that wave conditions
are expected to be hazardous to small craft in or near harbor
entrances.

&&

$$

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West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-Admiralty Inlet-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
236 PM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...

* WIND...Southeast 15 to 25 knots except to 30 knots in Admiralty
  Inlet.

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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