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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
924 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
924 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS CANCELLED...

SEAS HAVE SUBSIDED TO 9 FEET.

$$

PZZ110-240030-
/O.CON.KSEW.RB.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-141024T0300Z/
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
924 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE
GRAYS HARBOR BAR UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* BAR CONDITION...MODERATE...EXCEPT ROUGH DURING THE STRONG
  MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...8 TO 10 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET FRIDAY.

* FIRST MAXIMUM EBB...AROUND 5 PM PDT TODAY.

* SECOND MAXIMUM EBB...AROUND 530 AM PDT FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS
WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ133>135-240030-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0242.000000T0000Z-141024T0100Z/
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
ADMIRALTY INLET-PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
924 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NORTHERN INLAND
WATERS...ADMIRALTY INLET...AND PUGET SOUND UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL EASE
  LATE TODAY. WAVES OF 2 TO 4 FEET WILL ALSO SUBSIDE LATE TODAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ132-240030-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0243.141023T1900Z-141024T0100Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
924 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE EAST ENTRANCE TO
THE U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL EASE
  LATE TODAY. WAVES OF 2 TO 4 FEET WILL ALSO SUBSIDE LATE TODAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-240030-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0243.141023T1900Z-141024T0100Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
924 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL U.S.
STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES...WINDS WILL BECOME WESTERLY AND RISE TO 15 TO 25
  KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE EASING LATE TODAY. WAVES WILL BUILD
  TO 2 TO 4 FEET BEFORE SUBSIDING LATE TODAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-176-240030-
/O.CON.KSEW.SW.Y.0034.000000T0000Z-141024T0100Z/
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-
924 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
THE COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER FROM 10
NM OUT TO 60 NM UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* SEAS...9 OR 10 FEET...IN WESTERLY SWELLS...WITH A PERIOD OF 12
  SECONDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR
HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT.
MARINERS SHOULD AVOID SHOALING AREAS.

&&

$$

PZZ156-240030-
/O.CON.KSEW.SW.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-141024T0100Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
924 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
THE NEAR SHORE WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT
TO 10 NM UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* SEAS...9 OR 10 FEET...IN WESTERLY SWELLS...WITH A PERIOD OF 12
 SECONDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID SHOALING
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID SHOALING
AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING WAVES IN
SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK MUCH FARTHER
FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED. REMEMBER...
BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

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