Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 282157
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
257 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

PZZ470-290600-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-160801T1500Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
257 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT MONDAY...

* GALES FORCE WINDS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

* LARGE AND VERY STEEP WAVES 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.

$$

PZZ450-290600-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-160801T1500Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
257 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WAVES...STEEP AND HAZARDOUS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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.

$$

PZZ475-290600-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-160801T1500Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
257 PM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.

* WAVES...LARGE AND VERY STEEP THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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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