Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
236 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

...QUICKLY BUILDING CONDITIONS TUESDAY NIGHT AHEAD OF FRONT...

PZZ470-230545-
/O.NEW.KEKA.SC.Y.0070.140923T1600Z-140926T0400Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
236 PM PDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 9 PM PDT
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 9 PM PDT
THURSDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KT AHEAD OF AN
  APPROACHING FRONT TUESDAY EVENING AND INTO WEDNESDAY. WINDS WILL
  EASE BEHIND THE FRONT ON THURSDAY.

* SEAS...STEEP SOUTHERLY WAVES WILL DEVELOP IN ASSOCIATION WITH
  THE APPROACHING FRONT LATE TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY. MEANWHILE A
  SWELL GENERATED BY POST FRONT WINDS WILL ARRIVE IN THE WATERS ON
  WEDNESDAY. THIS COULD PEAK OUT AT AROUND 15 FT AT 16 SECONDS ON
  WEDNESDAY THEN SLOWLY DECAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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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