Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 080505
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
905 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

PZZ455-081315-
/O.CAN.KEKA.GL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-161208T1200Z/
/O.EXB.KEKA.SC.Y.0118.000000T0000Z-161208T1700Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
905 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THURSDAY. THE GALE
WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...S-SE WINDS AROUND 20 TO 25 KT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT
  POSSIBLE NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO.

* WAVES/SEAS...SHORT PERIOD SW WAVES WILL BUILD TO 8 TO 10 FT OR
  MORE LATE TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY
  DIMINISH THROUGH THE DAYLIGHT HOURS ON THU.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ470-081315-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-161209T0000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
905 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATE TONIGHT. WINDS WILL START TO
  EASE THURSDAY.

* WAVES...SHORT PERIOD SOUTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 14
  FT TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-081200-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-161208T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
905 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...S-SE WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 40 KT THROUGH TONIGHT.
  WINDS WILL EASE UP ON THU.

* WAVES...SHORT PERIOD SOUTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 14
  FT TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THROUGH THE DAY ON THU.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-081315-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0118.000000T0000Z-161209T0000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
905 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...S-SE WINDS AROUND 20 TO 25 KT LATE TONIGHT. GUSTS TO 35
  KT POSSIBLE NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO. BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY
  CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY ON THU AROUND PT ST GEORGE.

* WAVES/SEAS...SHORT PERIOD SW WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 10 FT LATE
  TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THROUGH THE DAYLIGHT HOURS ON THU.

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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