Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
1035 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...QUICKLY DETERIORATING CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
CHRISTMAS MORNING...

WINDS WILL QUICKLY INCREASE WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO CHRISTMAS
MORNING AS STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE PASSES TO OUR NORTH. STRONG
GALES AND STEEP SHORT PERIOD SEAS ARE POSSIBLE...WITH THE WORST
CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS.

PZZ450-230245-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0106.000000T0000Z-141224T2300Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
1035 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
  HIGHER GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE AROUND PT ST GEORGE AND CAPE
  MENDOCINO.

* SEAS...WAVES W 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS TODAY. TONIGHT...WAVES W 14
  FT AT 16 SECONDS. TUE AND TUE NIGHT...WAVES W 10 TO 11 FT NEAR
  17 SECONDS. WED...BUILDING STEEP SHORT PERIOD WAVES...NW 13 FT
  AT 10 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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-230245-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0106.000000T0000Z-141224T2300Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
1035 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT WED NIGHT. EXPECT
  HIGHER GUSTS AROUND CAPE MENDOCINO.

* SEAS...WAVES W 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS TODAY. TONIGHT AND TUE...
  MIXED SEAS...N 3 FT AT 6 SECONDS...AND W 12 TO 14 FT NEAR 17
  SECONDS. TUE NIGHT...WAVES W 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS. WED...
  BUILDING STEEP SHORT PERIOD WAVES...NW 15 FT AT 10 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.

&&

$$

PZZ470-230245-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0106.000000T0000Z-141224T2300Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
1035 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT WED NIGHT. HIGHER
  GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE.

* SEAS...WAVES W 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS TODAY. TONIGHT...WAVES W 15
  FT AT 16 SECONDS. TUE AND TUE NIGHT...WAVES W 11 TO 12 FT NEAR
  17 SECONDS. WED...BUILDING STEEP SHORT PERIOD WAVES...NW 15 FT
  AT 10 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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-230245-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0106.000000T0000Z-141224T2300Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
1035 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...TONIGHT THRU TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH
  GUSTS TO 25 KT. WED...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
  HIGHER GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE.

* SEAS...W 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS TODAY. TONIGHT...MIXED SEAS...N 5
  FT AT 6 SECONDS... AND W 15 FT AT 16 SECONDS. TUE...MIXED
  SEAS...N 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS... AND W 12 FT AT 18 SECONDS. TUE
  NIGHT...MIXED SEAS... N 2 FT AT 5 SECONDS...AND W 11 FT AT 16
  SECONDS. WED... BUILDING STEEP SHORT PERIOD WAVES...NW 17 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.

&&

$$


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