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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
342 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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/O.EXP.KSEW.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-160206T0000Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0029.160206T0000Z-160207T0200Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
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-
342 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...SOUTH WIND 25 TO 40 KNOTS SHIFTING TO WEST 20 TO 30 ABOUT
  4 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 19 TO 22 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
  14 SECONDS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ134-060745-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-160206T1200Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.GL.W.0016.160206T0000Z-160206T0300Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0029.160206T0300Z-160206T1200Z/
ADMIRALTY INLET-
342 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN
EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM PST SATURDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS...SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST
  15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING.

* WIND WAVES...4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-060745-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-160206T0300Z/
/O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0016.160206T0300Z-160206T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
342 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO WEST 25 TO 40
  KNOTS ABOUT 6 PM.

* WIND WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ133-060745-
/O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-160206T0300Z/
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0029.160206T0300Z-160206T1200Z/
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
342 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM
PST SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30
  KNOTS AROUND 6 PM THIS EVENING.

* WIND WAVES...3 TO 6 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ132-060745-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-160206T1200Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
342 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

* WINDS...SOUTH WIND 30 TO 40 KNOTS LATE THIS MORNING...SHIFTING TO
  WEST 25 TO 40 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING.

* WIND WAVES...4 TO 7 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ110-060745-
/O.CON.KSEW.RB.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160207T0000Z/
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
342 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM
PST SATURDAY...

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 16 TO 18 FEET TONIGHT SUBSIDING TO 12
  TO 14 FEET ON SATURDAY. BAR CONDITIONS MAINLY SEVERE WITH
  BREAKERS AROUND MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS.

* FIRST EBB...AROUND 245 AM SATURDAY.

* SECOND EBB...STRONG. AROUND 300 PM SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ135-060745-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0028.160206T0000Z-160206T1200Z/
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
342 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WIND 20 TO 30 KNOTS BEGINNING EARLY THIS
  EVENING.

* WIND WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET.

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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