Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 021118
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
418 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

PZZ470-021930-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-140902T1600Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0019.140902T1600Z-140904T1500Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
418 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM THIS
MORNING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 AM
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 35 KT
  TODAY. WINDS WILL FURTHER INCREASE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...
  REACHING 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. WINDS WILL BEGIN TO
  SUBSIDE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...NW TO N BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 9 SECONDS TODAY. NORTHERLY
  WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PEAKING AT
  AROUND 17 FT WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-021930-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-140903T0000Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0019.140903T0000Z-140904T0900Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
418 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 2 AM
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT TODAY. WINDS WILL
  INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 35 KT BY THIS
  EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. WINDS WILL BEGIN TO
  SUBSIDE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...NW TO N BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 10 SECONDS TODAY. NORTHERLY
  WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PEAKING AT
  AROUND 15 FT WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-021930-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-140904T1600Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.SE.A.0007.140903T2200Z-140904T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
418 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS...NW TO N 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT ON WEDNESDAY.

* WAVES...NW BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS TODAY. SEAS WILL
  BECOME INCREASINGLY HAZARDOUS TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...
  POSSIBLY REACHING 12 FT AT 10 SECONDS WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

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.

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HAZARDOUS SEAS
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.

&&

$$

PZZ455-021930-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0065.140903T0000Z-140904T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
418 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N 10 TO 20 KT...HIGHEST AROUND CAPE MENDOCINO WHERE
  GUSTS TO 30 KT ARE LIKELY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

* WAVES...NW 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS TODAY. NW WAVES WILL BUILD TO
  AROUND 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS BY WEDNESDAY.

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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