Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
846 AM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
846 AM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...S 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS AROUND 30 KT...DIMINISHING
  THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR NEAR
  POINT SAINT GEORGE AND CAPE MENDOCINO.

* WAVES/SEAS...11 TO 13 FEET AROUND 9 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 6 FEET
  BY THIS EVENING.

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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CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
846 AM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT THIS
  AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO AND
  POINT ARENA.

* WAVES/SEAS...11 TO 13 FEET AROUND 9 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 6 FEET
  BY THIS EVENING.

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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