Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
847 PM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

PZZ470-261200-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-170326T1600Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0020.170326T1600Z-170326T2200Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
847 PM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 3 PM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* WAVES/SEAS...W 9 TO 11 FEET AROUND 12 TO 14 SECONDS THROUGH
  SUNDAY. ADDITIONAL SOUTHERLY STEEP SEAS BUILDING ON SUNDAY AS
  THE GALES DEVELOP.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-475-261200-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0040.000000T0000Z-170326T2200Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
847 PM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH HIGHER GUSTS BY
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* WAVES/SEAS...W 9 TO 11 FEET AROUND 12 TO 14 SECONDS THROUGH
  SUNDAY. ADDITIONAL SOUTHERLY STEEP SEAS BUILDING ON SUNDAY AS
  WINDS INCREASE.


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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-261200-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-170326T2200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
847 PM PDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH HIGHER GUSTS BY
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* WAVES/SEAS...W 9 TO 11 FEET AROUND 12 TO 14 SECONDS THROUGH
  SUNDAY. ADDITIONAL SOUTHERLY STEEP SEAS BUILDING ON SUNDAY AS
  WINDS INCREASE.

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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