Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 242150
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
250 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

PZZ450-250600-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-170525T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
250 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

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

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT TONIGHT. THE
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO AND POINT SAINT
  GEORGE.

* WAVES...N 10 TO 15 FT AT 8 SECONDS TONIGHT.


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.

$$

PZZ470-250600-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-170526T0100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
250 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N 30 TO 40 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO NEAR 50 KT
  THROUGH TONIGHT.

* WAVES...N 16 TO 20 FT AT AROUND 9 SECONDS TONIGHT.

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.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-170525T1900Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
250 PM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT THROUGH TONIGHT. THE
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO.

* WAVES...N 15 TO 20 FT AT 9 SECONDS THROUGH TONIGHT.

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.

$$


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