Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
316 AM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
316 AM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FOR THE GRAYS
HARBOR BAR FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM PDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 6 AM PDT TUESDAY.

* COMBINED SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* BAR CONDITION...LIGHT...BECOMING ROUGH THIS AFTERNOON WITH
  BREAKERS POSSIBLE.

* FIRST EBB...AROUND 5 AM THIS MORNING.

* SECOND EBB...AROUND 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND IT WILL BE STRONG.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ135-271830-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0072.170327T1200Z-170328T0000Z/
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
316 AM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE PUGET SOUND AND HOOD
CANAL UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL PERSIST
  TODAY. WAVES OF 2 TO 4 FEET WILL ALSO CONTINUE.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ150-153-271830-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0072.170327T2200Z-170328T1300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
316 AM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM
CAPE FLATTERY TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT TO 10 NM FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 6 AM PDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM
PDT TUESDAY.

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

* WIND...SOUTHERLY AND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE 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.

&&

$$

PZZ130-156-271830-
/O.EXB.KSEW.SW.Y.0017.170327T2200Z-170328T1300Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
316 AM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FOR THE WEST
ENTRANCE TO THE U.S STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA AND THE NEARSHORE
WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT TO 10 NM FROM
3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM PDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 6 AM PDT TUESDAY.

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

* DOMINANT PERIOD...10 TO 12 SECONDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-176-271830-
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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO
60 NM-
316 AM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

* DOMINANT PERIOD...10 TO 12 SECONDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

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