Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 190457
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
857 PM PST SAT NOV 18 2017

PZZ475-191300-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0121.171120T0700Z-171122T0000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
857 PM PST SAT NOV 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM SUNDAY TO
4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* WAVES/SEAS...SOUTH 7 FEET AT 8 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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PZZ470-191300-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.A.0030.171120T0000Z-171120T1800Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
857 PM PST SAT NOV 18 2017

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* WAVES/SEAS...SOUTH BUILDING TO 9 FEET AT 9 SECONDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

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