Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
846 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

PZZ400-011145-
846 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WATERS...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING
IN QUICKLY BEHIND AN EXITING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IS CAUSING A
TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE COASTAL WATERS. THIS IS YIELDING
GALE AND HAZARDOUS SEAS CONDITIONS TONIGHT. THE GRADIENT WILL
WEAKEN ON SUNDAY...ALLOWING WINDS AND SEAS TO EASE BEFORE ANOTHER
INCREASE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY.

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PZZ450-011145-
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
846 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
NW 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. WAVES NW 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND W
2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND W
2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 2 FT AT 6 SECONDS...AND W
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

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PZZ470-011145-
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
846 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...EASING TO 15
TO 25 KT. WAVES N 14 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES N 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES N 10 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES NW 10 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES NW 11 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES NW 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND S
3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES N 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND W
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 3 FT AT 6 SECONDS...AND W
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

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PZZ455-011145-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
846 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT AROUND CAPE
MENDOCINO. WAVES NW 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES NW 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS...AND NW
2 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND SW
3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS...AND NW
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

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PZZ475-011145-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
846 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WAVES NW
14 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES NW 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES NW 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. WAVES NW 12 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. WAVES NW 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES NW 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS...AND S
3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND W
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS...AND W
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

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