Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
849 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0051.000000T0000Z-150331T0500Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0014.150331T0500Z-150331T2300Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
849 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM
PDT TUESDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
  25 TO 35 KNOTS LATE THIS EVENING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
  BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-310000-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0014.150331T0500Z-150331T2300Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
849 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM
PDT TUESDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6
  FEET.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ110-310000-
/O.CON.KSEW.RB.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150331T1300Z/
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
849 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
6 AM PDT TUESDAY...

* BAR CONDITIONS...ROUGH.

* COMBINED SEAS...9 TO 11 FEET...EXCEPT BUILDING TO 12 FEET
  DURING EBB CURRENTS.

* FIRST EBB...215 PM MONDAY.

* SECOND EBB...245 AM TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS
WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ130-150-153-156-170-173-176-310000-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0051.000000T0000Z-150331T1900Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO
60 NM-
849 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PDT
TUESDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 30 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15
  TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET...SUBSIDING
  TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WEST SWELL 10 TO 11 FEET AT 13 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.

&&

$$

PZZ133>135-310000-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0054.000000T0000Z-150401T0400Z/
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
ADMIRALTY INLET-PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
849 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT
TUESDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS...SWITCHING TO
  WESTERLY LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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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