Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ475-291800-
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/O.EXB.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160430T0400Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.A.0015.160430T0400Z-160501T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A GALE
WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM
THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NW 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO THE N 20 TO 25 KT WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 35 KT TONIGHT. N WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KT
  SATURDAY WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* WAVES...N 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND W 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SEAS WILL
  BUILD TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS TONIGHT AND AROUND 13 FEET AT 10
  SECONDS ON SATURDAY.


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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ470-291800-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160429T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.A.0015.160430T1000Z-160501T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. N WINDS WILL
  INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT TONIGHT. N WINDS
  WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES...N 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND W 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SEAS
  WILL BUILD TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS TONIGHT AND AROUND 13 FEET AT
  10 SECONDS SATURDAY NIGHT.


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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ450-291600-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160429T1600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. N WINDS WILL
  INCREASE TO 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT TONIGHT.

* WAVES...NW 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SEAS WILL BUILD TO 9 FT AT 11
  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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-291800-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160430T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NW 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. N WINDS WILL
  INCREASE TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUST AROUND 30 KT TONIGHT.

* WAVES...NW 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

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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