Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
813 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
813 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT
THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON.

* BAR CONDITION...ROUGH TODAY BECOMING MODERATE TONIGHT.

* COMBINED SEAS...10 FEET TODAY SUBSIDING TO 8 FEET TONIGHT.

* FIRST EBB...1215 PM TODAY.

* SECOND EBB...1 AM THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS
WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ135-231900-
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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
813 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PDT TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PDT TODAY.

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS MORNING WITH 2
  TO 4 FOOT WIND WAVES.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ130-232315-
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/O.EXT.KSEW.GL.A.0020.140424T0000Z-140425T0000Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
813 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL RISE TO 20 TO 35 KNOTS
  TONIGHT...BECOMING SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST EARLY THURSDAY MORNING
  BEFORE EASING.

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.

&&

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
813 AM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS TODAY. SOUTH TO
  SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT...BECOMING SOUTHWESTERLY
  EARLY THURSDAY MORNING BEFORE EASING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
  TODAY...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT AND THURSDAY.

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.

&&

$$


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