Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
000
WHUS76 KEKA 072301
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
301 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

PZZ470-080715-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0116.000000T0000Z-161208T0400Z/
/O.EXT.KEKA.GL.W.0063.161208T0400Z-161209T0000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
301 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM PST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...GUSTS UP TO 45 KT TONIGHT. WINDS WILL START TO EASE
  THURSDAY.

* WAVES...SHORT PERIOD SOUTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 14 FT
  TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-080715-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0117.000000T0000Z-161208T0200Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0063.161208T0200Z-161208T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
301 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...GUST UP TO 40 KT TONIGHT. WINDS WILL EASE ON THU...

* WAVES...SHORT PERIOD S WAVES WILL BUILD TO 10 FT OR MORE LATE
  TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THROUGH THE DAY ON THU.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-080715-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-161208T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
301 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...S-SE WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 45 KT THROUGH TONIGHT.
  WINDS WILL EASE UP ON THU.

* WAVES...SHORT PERIOD SOUTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 14 FT
  TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THROUGH THE DAY ON THU.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-080715-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0118.161208T0400Z-161209T0000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
301 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 PM PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...S-SE WINDS AROUND 25 KT TONIGHT. BREEZY CONDITIONS
  WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY ON THU AROUND PT ST
  GEORGE.

* WAVES/SEAS...SHORT PERIOD SW WAVES WILL BUILD TO 10 FT OR MORE
  LATE TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY
  DIMINISH THROUGH THE DAYLIGHT HOURS ON THU.

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.

&&

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.