Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
737 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...POWERFUL STORM TO BRING STORM FORCE WINDS LATE TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY...

PZZ470-251045-
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/O.NEW.KEKA.SR.W.0002.141025T0900Z-141025T2100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
737 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SATURDAY...
...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 2 PM PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A STORM
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 2 PM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...S INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS 45 TO 55 KT
  TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY.

* SEAS...SOUTHERLY BUILDING TO 17 TO 21 FT AT 10 SECONDS TONIGHT
  THROUGH SAT.

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 STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

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/O.NEW.KEKA.SR.W.0002.141025T0900Z-141025T1800Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
737 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SATURDAY...
...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A STORM
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...S INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS 45 TO 55 KT
  TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY.

* SEAS...SOUTHERLY BUILDING TO 17 TO 21 FT AT 10 SECONDS TONIGHT
  THROUGH SAT.

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 STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0023.141025T0900Z-141026T0400Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
737 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT
SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SE 15 TO 25 KT THIS EVENING AND THEN 25 TO 35 KT WITH
  GUSTS TO 45 KT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

* SEAS...SOUTHWEST BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT AT 10 SECONDS TONIGHT
  THROUGH SAT.

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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