Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
842 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

PZZ470-010045-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0117.000000T0000Z-150228T2000Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0005.150228T2000Z-150301T1100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
842 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 AM PST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...N 10 TO 20 KT THIS MORNING...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
  THIS AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT THIS EVENING.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES AROUND 9 FT AROUND 9 SECONDS EARLY
  TODAY. SEAS WILL BUILD TO 10 TO 15 FT AROUND 10 SECONDS BY THIS EVENING.

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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-010045-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0117.000000T0000Z-150301T1100Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.SE.W.0005.150228T2300Z-150301T1100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
842 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...LIGHT WINDS THIS MORNING...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT BY
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES AROUND 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS EARLY
  TODAY. STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 11 FT AT 11
  SECONDS BY THIS EVENING.

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 HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

PZZ475-010045-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0117.000000T0000Z-150304T1200Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.SE.W.0005.150228T2300Z-150301T1100Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
842 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NW 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT SATURDAY
  EVENING. GUSTS TO 40 KT POSSIBLE.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS EARLY TODAY.
  STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO 11 TO 14 FT AROUND 11
  SECONDS BY SATURDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-010045-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0118.000000T0000Z-150301T1100Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
842 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NW 10 TO 20 KT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...W 8 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS EARLY TODAY. STEEP NORTHERLY
  WAVES WILL BUILD TO 7 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS BY THIS EVENING.

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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