Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 242146
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
246 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

PZZ470-250600-
/O.EXP.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-140724T2200Z/
/O.EXT.KEKA.GL.W.0017.140724T2200Z-140727T0600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
246 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.
THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO
  35 KT THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED INTO THE WEEKEND.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD TONIGHT IN
  RESPONSE TO INCREASING WINDS. HEIGHTS ARE EXPECTED TO REACH 12
  FEET THIS EVENING. SEAS WILL REMAIN UP THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-250600-
/O.EXP.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-140724T2200Z/
/O.EXT.KEKA.GL.W.0017.140724T2200Z-140727T0600Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
246 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.
THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SATURDAY.


* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT THROUGH SAT
  NIGHT.

* WAVES...BUILDING SHORT PERIOD NORTHERLY WAVES REACHING 12 FEET THIS
  EVENING. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-250600-
/O.EXT.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.140724T2200Z-140726T1200Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
246 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT TONIGHT. HIGHEST WINDS AROUND CAPE MENDOCINO
  AND POINT SAINT GEORGE. WINDS WILL EASE OVER THE WEEKEND.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHWESTERLY WAVES BUILDING TO AROUND 9 FEET
  TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-250600-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-140725T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
246 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 15 TO 25 KT THROUGH THIS EVENING.
  GUSTS TO 35 KT AROUND CAPE MENDOCINO.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHWESTERLY WAVES BUILDING TO AROUND 9 FEET 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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