Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 211536
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
836 AM PDT FRI JUL 21 2017

PZZ470-212345-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0083.170722T0500Z-170722T2200Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.A.0020.170722T2200Z-170725T0000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
836 AM PDT FRI JUL 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 3 PM PDT SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* NORTHERLY WINDS 10 TO 15 KT THROUGH FRIDAY...INCREASING TO 15
  TO 25 KT FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 40
  KT POSSIBLE SATURDAY EVENING INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOW SEAS THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...BUILDING TO STEEP 6 TO 7
  FEET LATE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. LARGER...STEEPER SEAS EXPECTED
  SATURDAY EVENING INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON.

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 WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED,BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ475-212345-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0083.000000T0000Z-170725T0000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
836 AM PDT FRI JUL 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT MONDAY...

* NORTHERLY WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH ISOLATED GUSTS TO 30 KT.

* STEEP SEAS 5 TO 7 FT AROUND 7 SECONDS. LARGER...STEEPER WAVES
  BUILDING THIS WEEKEND.

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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