Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 250408
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
908 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

PZZ470-251215-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140727T0600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
908 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS OVER 35 KT. WINDS WILL
  REMAIN ELEVATED INTO THE WEEKEND.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHERLY WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD TONIGHT IN
  RESPONSE TO INCREASING WINDS. HEIGHTS WILL REACH 12 FEET AT 9
  SECONDS THIS EVENING. SEAS WILL REMAIN UP THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-251215-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140727T0600Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
908 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...BUILDING SHORT PERIOD NORTHERLY WAVES REACHING 12 FEET
  THIS EVENING. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-251215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-140726T1200Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
908 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT TONIGHT. HIGHEST WINDS AROUND CAPE
  MENDOCINO AND POINT SAINT GEORGE. WINDS WILL EASE OVER THE
  WEEKEND.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHWESTERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 9 FEET
  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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-251200-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-140725T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
908 PM PDT THU JUL 24 2014

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

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT TONIGHT. GUSTS TO 35 KT AROUND CAPE
  MENDOCINO.

* WAVES...STEEP NORTHWESTERLY WAVES BUILDING TO AROUND 9 FEET THIS
  EVENING.

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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