Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
211 PM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

PZZ156-250500-
/O.EXA.KSEW.SC.Y.0156.170625T0000Z-170625T0500Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
211 PM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM
POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT TO 10 NM UNTIL 10 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET IN NORTHWEST SWELLS.

* WIND...NORTHERLY AND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND THEN EASING BY LATE 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.

&&

$$

PZZ153-173-250500-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0156.170625T0000Z-170625T0500Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
211 PM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE COASTAL WATERS
FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT TO 60 NM UNTIL 10 PM PDT
THIS EVENING...

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET IN NORTHWEST SWELLS.

* WIND...NORTHERLY AND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND THEN EASING BY LATE 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.

&&

$$

PZZ135-250300-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0156.000000T0000Z-170625T0300Z/
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
211 PM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE PUGET SOUND
UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES...NORTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL EASE
  EARLY THIS EVENING. WAVES OF 1 TO 4 FEET WILL ALSO SUBSIDE
  EARLY THIS EVENING. THE HIGHEST WIND AND WAVES WILL BE IN THE
  AREA BETWEEN ALKI POINT AND POINT ROBINSON.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-132-250515-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0031.170626T0100Z-170626T1300Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
211 PM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN U.S.
STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WINDS WILL RISE TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS SUNDAY
  NIGHT. WAVES WILL ALSO BUILD TO 4 TO 6 FEET SUNDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...AT THIS TIME...IT APPEARED THAT WIND SPEEDS WILL
  REACH GALE FORCE AFTER 9 PM PDT SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

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