Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 230334
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
834 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

PZZ450-470-231000-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-141023T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
834 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...S 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. THE STRONGEST
  WINDS WILL NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO AND POINT SAINT GEORGE.

* SEAS...W 10 TO 12 FT AROUND 14 SECONDS AND S 5 TO 9 FT AT 5 TO 7
  SECONDS. SEAS WILL BE HIGHEST OVER THE OUTER WATERS AND WILL
  REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LARGE SWELLS MAY PRESENT A HAZARD TO BOATERS...ESPECIALLY IN
SHALLOW AREAS NEAR THE COAST AND AT HARBOR ENTRANCES.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ475-231145-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0077.000000T0000Z-141026T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
834 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...S 20 TO 30 KT. THE HIGHEST WINDS WILL BE ACROSS THE
  NORTH. WINDS WILL DIMINISH ON THURSDAY.

* SEAS...W 10 TO 13 FT AROUND 14 SECONDS. THE STEEPEST SEAS WILL
  BE ACROSS THE NORTH. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE
  WEEKEND.

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.

$$

PZZ455-231145-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0077.000000T0000Z-141023T2300Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
834 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

* WINDS...S 15 TO 25 KT. WINDS WILL DIMINISH ON THURSDAY.

* SEAS...W 10 TO 12 FT AROUND 12 SECONDS. SEAS WILL REMAIN
  ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LARGE SWELLS MAY PRESENT A HAZARD TO BOATERS...ESPECIALLY IN
SHALLOW AREAS NEAR THE COAST AND AT HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$



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