Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34
000
WHUS76 KEKA 240408
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
908 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

PZZ470-241215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.140724T1600Z-140725T0300Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0017.140725T0300Z-140727T0300Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
908 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 8 PM
THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THURSDAY TO 8 PM
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY WITH LOW
  END GALE CONDITIONS EXPECTED BY EARLY THURSDAY EVENING.

* WAVES...AS WINDS INCREASE...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD
  AND REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SEAS WILL PEAK
  AROUND 12 FT AT 8 SECONDS THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY.

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 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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-241215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-140725T0000Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0017.140725T0000Z-140726T1800Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
908 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO 11 AM
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY WITH LOW
  END GALE CONDITIONS EXPECTED BY LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...AS WINDS INCREASE...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD
  AND REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SEAS WILL PEAK
  AROUND 12 FT AT 8 SECONDS THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY.

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 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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-241215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.140725T0000Z-140726T1600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
908 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO
9 AM SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE ON THURSDAY. GUSTS TO 30 KT
  ARE LIKELY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AROUND PT ST GEORGE
  AND CAPE MENDOCINO.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD ON THURSDAY AND REMAIN
  ELEVATED THROUGH 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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-241215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.140725T0000Z-140725T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
908 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO
5 AM FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE ON THURSDAY. GUSTS TO 30 KT
  ARE LIKELY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD ON THURSDAY AND REMAIN
  ELEVATED THROUGH FRIDAY.

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/EUREKA





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.