Marine Weather Message
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WHUS76 KMTR 201701
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE FORCE WINDS EXPECTED AHEAD OF COLD FRONT THIS MORNING...

PZZ545-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.RB.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.A.0003.170122T0600Z-170122T2000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT CALIFORNIA OUT TO
10 NM-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
4 AM PST SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS: WESTERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...GUSTS TO 45 KT THIS
  MORNING.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 15 TO 18 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  18 TO 21 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR
ENTRANCES.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ570-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.A.0003.170121T2000Z-170122T2000Z/
WATERS FROM POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10-60 NM-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS: WESTERLY WINDS DECREASING TO 15 TO 30 KT.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 17 TO 20 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  23 TO 26 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ571-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.A.0003.170121T2000Z-170122T2000Z/
WATERS FROM POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10-60 NM-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS: WESTERLY WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 16 TO 19 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  22 TO 25 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ575-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.A.0003.170121T2000Z-170122T2000Z/
WATERS FROM PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10-60 NM-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS: WESTERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 16 TO 19 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  22 TO 25 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ576-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.A.0003.170121T2000Z-170122T2000Z/
WATERS FROM POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10-60 NM-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS: WESTERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45
  KT.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 16 TO 19 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  21 TO 24 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ540-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.A.0003.170121T2000Z-170122T2000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES CALIFORNIA OUT TO
10 NM-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS: SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  19 TO 22 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ560-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.A.0003.170122T0600Z-170122T2000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS CALIFORNIA OUT TO
10 NM-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS: WESTERLY WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 18 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  18 TO 21 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ565-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.A.0003.170122T0600Z-170122T2000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS
CALIFORNIA OUT TO 10 NM-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS: SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN
  THE MORNING.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 16 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  19 TO 22 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ530-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-170121T0600Z/
SAN PABLO BAY, SUISUN BAY, THE WEST DELTA AND THE SAN FRANCISCO
BAY NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: SOUTHERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE
  MORNING.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ531-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-170121T0600Z/
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS: SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE
  MORNING.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ535-210115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-170121T1200Z/
MONTEREY BAY-
901 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTHERLY WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 17 FT AT 17 SECONDS...INCREASING TO
  17 TO 20 FT AT 17 SECONDS TONIGHT.

* SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR OUR MARINE PAGE AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$


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