Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 270416
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
916 PM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

PZZ475-271230-
/O.CAN.KEKA.GL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-160727T1000Z/
/O.EXT.KEKA.SC.Y.0072.160727T0416Z-160728T0900Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
916 PM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS CANCELLED THE GALE
WARNING.

* WINDS...N 20 TO 25 KT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. EXPECT OCCASIONAL
  GUSTS TO 35 KT TONIGHT...AND AROUND 30 KT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
  FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY CONDITIONS SHOULD CONTINUE OVER THE
  NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

* WAVES...N 9 TO 11 FT AROUND 9 SECONDS TONIGHT. WAVES WILL REMAIN
  STEEP OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ470-271230-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-160728T0900Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
916 PM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT TONIGHT. STRONG TO
  NEAR GALE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

* WAVES...N 10 TO 13 FT AROUND 9 SECONDS TONIGHT.

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.

$$

PZZ450-455-271230-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-160728T0900Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
916 PM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N 5 TO 15 KT TONIGHT. HIGHER GUSTS AROUND 30 KT WILL BE
  POSSIBLE NEAR POINT SAINT GEORGE AND CAPE MENDOCINO.

* WAVES...NW 7 TO 9 FT AROUND 9 SECONDS TONIGHT.


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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