Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
220 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

PZZ470-271730-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-160528T0600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
220 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...BECOMING N 10 TO 12 FT AROUND 8 SECONDS. SEAS WILL
  REMAIN STEEP AND ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-271730-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-160529T0000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
220 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...N 10 TO 13 FT AROUND 9 SECONDS. SEAS WILL REMAIN STEEP
  AND ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-271730-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0060.000000T0000Z-160528T0600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
220 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT. GUSTS AROUND 35 KT AROUND POINT SAINT
  GEORGE AND CAPE MENDOCINO TODAY.

* SEAS...N 8 TO 10 FT AROUND 9 SECONDS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-271730-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0060.000000T0000Z-160528T0600Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
220 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT AROUND CAPE MENDOCINO
  AND POINT ARENA TODAY.

* SEAS...N 8 TO 10 FT AROUND 9 SECONDS.

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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