Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 230352
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
852 PM PDT THU JUN 22 2017

PZZ470-231200-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-170623T1600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
852 PM PDT THU JUN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...N WIND AROUND 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT. WINDS WILL
  DIMINISH ON FRIDAY.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WIND WAVES AT 14 TO 18 FEET THROUGH
  TONIGHT. SEAS WILL START TO SUBSIDE ON FRIDAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-231200-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-170623T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
852 PM PDT THU JUN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...N 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
  ON FRIDAY.

* WAVES...STEEP N 14 TO 18 FEET. SEAS WILL START TO SUBSIDE ON
  FRIDAY.

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.

$$

PZZ455-230600-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0077.000000T0000Z-170623T0600Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
852 PM PDT THU JUN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NW 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL HIGHER GUSTS...
  STRONGEST WINDS NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
  OVERNIGHT.

* WAVES...NW 11 TO 15 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT. SEAS WILL START TO
  SUBSIDE ON FRIDAY.

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.

$$

PZZ450-231200-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0076.000000T0000Z-170623T1200Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
852 PM PDT THU JUN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL HIGHER GUSTS...STRONGEST
  WINDS NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO. WINDS WILL DIMINISH EARLY FRIDAY
  MORNING.

* WAVES...NW 12 TO 16 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE ON
  FRIDAY.

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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