Marine Weather Message
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WHUS76 KEKA 071052
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
252 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

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/O.UPG.KEKA.GL.A.0035.161207T2300Z-161208T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.SC.Y.0117.161207T2300Z-161208T0200Z/
/O.EXB.KEKA.GL.W.0063.161208T0200Z-161208T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
252 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM PST
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 AM PST
THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM PST
THIS EVENING. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...GUST UP TO 40 KT TONIGHT. WINDS WILL EASE ON THU,

* WAVES...SHORT PERIOD S WAVES WILL BUILD TO 10 FT OR MORE LATE
  TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THROUGH THE DAYLIGHT HOURS 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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ470-071900-
/O.EXT.KEKA.SC.Y.0116.000000T0000Z-161208T0400Z/
/O.EXT.KEKA.GL.W.0063.161208T0400Z-161208T1800Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
252 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM PST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...GUSTS UP TO 45 KT LATE TONIGHT. WINDS WILL EASE UP
  THROUGH DAYLIGHT HOURS ON THU.

* WAVES...SHORT PERIOD SOUTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 17 FT
  LATE TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THROUGH THE DAYLIGHT HOURS 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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-071900-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0116.000000T0000Z-161207T2100Z/
/O.EXT.KEKA.GL.W.0063.161207T2100Z-161208T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
252 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM
PST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...S-SE WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 45 KT THIS AFTERNOON
  THROUGH TONIGHT. WINDS WILL EASE UP ON THU.

* WAVES...SHORT PERIOD SOUTHERLY WAVES WILL BUILD TO AROUND 15 FT
  TONIGHT. STEEP AND HAZARDOUS WAVES WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH
  THROUGH THE DAYLIGHT HOURS 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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ450-071900-
/O.NEW.KEKA.SC.Y.0118.161208T0400Z-161209T0000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
252 AM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM
PST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM PST
THURSDAY.

* WINDS...S-SE WINDS AROUND 25 KT TONIGHT. BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL
  LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY ON THU AROUND PT ST GEORGE.

* WAVES/SEAS...SHORT PERIOD SW WAVES WILL BUILD 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.

&&

$$


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