Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 010502
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
902 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

PZZ470-011100-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150301T1100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
902 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...N 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT TONIGHT.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES AROUND 14 FT AT 10 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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-011100-
/O.CON.KEKA.SE.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150301T1100Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0117.000000T0000Z-150301T1100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
902 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KT BEYOND 5 NM.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHWESTERLY WAVES OF 10 TO 14 FT AT 11 SECONDS
  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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-011315-
/O.CON.KEKA.SE.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150301T1100Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0117.000000T0000Z-150304T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
902 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST
SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...N 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT TONIGHT.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES OF 10 TO 15 FT AT 11 SECONDS
  TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-011100-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0118.000000T0000Z-150301T1100Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
902 PM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

* WINDS...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT EXCEPT NW 15 TO 25 KT NEAR CAPE
  MENDOCINO TONIGHT. WINDS BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT THROUGHOUT ON
  SUNDAY.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHWESTERLY WAVES OF 8 TO 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS
  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.

&&

$$


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