Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 220316
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
816 PM PDT FRI JUL 21 2017

PZZ470-221130-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0083.170722T0500Z-170722T2200Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0039.170722T2200Z-170725T0000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
816 PM PDT FRI JUL 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT
SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY TO 5 PM PDT
MONDAY...

* NORTHERLY WINDS 10 TO 15 KT THROUGH FRIDAY...INCREASING TO 15
  TO 25 KT FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 40
  KT POSSIBLE SATURDAY EVENING INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOW SEAS THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...BUILDING TO STEEP 6 TO 7
  FEET LATE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. LARGER...STEEPER SEAS EXPECTED
  SATURDAY EVENING INTO MONDAY 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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-221130-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0083.000000T0000Z-170725T0000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
816 PM PDT FRI JUL 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT MONDAY...

* NORTHERLY WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH ISOLATED GUSTS TO 30 KT.

* STEEP SEAS 5 TO 7 FT AROUND 7 SECONDS. LARGER...STEEPER WAVES
  BUILDING THIS 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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