Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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Urgent - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Eureka CA
242 PM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

PZZ470-210645-
/O.NEW.KEKA.SC.Y.0023.180221T2300Z-180223T2300Z/
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino 10 to 60 nm-
242 PM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM WEDNESDAY TO 3 PM PST
FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect from 3 PM Wednesday to 3 PM PST
Friday.

* WINDS...North 15 to 25 kt late Wednesday...increasing to 25 to
  30 kt Thursday.

* WAVES/SEAS...Combined seas of 7 to 9 feet late Wednesday,
  increasing to 10 to 12 feet Thursday. Sea state will include a
  mix of steep northerly wind waves and northwest swell.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-210645-
/O.NEW.KEKA.SC.Y.0023.180221T2300Z-180224T1100Z/
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena 10 to 60 nm-
242 PM PST Tue Feb 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM WEDNESDAY TO 3 AM PST
SATURDAY...

The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect from 3 PM Wednesday to 3 AM PST
Saturday.

* WINDS...North 15 to 25 kt late Wednesday...increasing to 25 to
  30 kt Thursday.

* WAVES/SEAS...Combined seas of 7 to 9 feet late Wednesday,
  increasing to 10 to 12 feet Thursday. Sea state will include a
  mix of steep northerly wind waves and northwest swell.

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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