Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
912 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

PZZ470-475-251215-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-160727T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
912 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...N 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KTS.

* WAVES...NW TO N 10 TO 12 FT AT 8 TO 9 SECONDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

$$

PZZ455-251215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-160727T2100Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
912 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KTS. HIGHEST
  GUSTS NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO.

* WAVES...NW 8 TO 10 FT AT 9 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.

$$

PZZ450-251215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-160727T2100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
912 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NW TO N 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KTS. HIGHEST GUSTS
  NEAR PT ST GEORGE BEYOND 5 NM. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 KT LIKELY
  ALONG THE IMMEDIATE DEL NORTE COUNTY COASTLINE.

* WAVES...NW 8 TO 9 FT 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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