Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
753 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0017.160206T0353Z-160206T0900Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0029.160206T0900Z-160207T0200Z/
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-
753 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 6 PM PST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM
1 AM TO 6 PM PST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS...EASING TO 15
  TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 19 TO 22 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
  OF 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 16 TO 18 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT AND
  12 TO 14 FEET SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$

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/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-160207T0200Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-160206T0900Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0031.160206T0900Z-160207T0200Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
753 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 6 PM PST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM
1 AM TO 6 PM PST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25
  KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...WEST SWELL 18 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 15 FEET AFTER
  MIDNIGHT...AND THEN TO 11 FEET SATURDAY.

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.

&&

$$

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

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

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 40 KNOTS TONIGHT BEFORE
  TAPERING OFF EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* 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.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KSEW.RB.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160207T0000Z/
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
753 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.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-160206T1200Z/
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
753 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS.

* WIND WAVES...3 TO 6 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.

&&

$$

PZZ135-061200-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-160206T1200Z/
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
753 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 KNOTS.

* WIND WAVES...2 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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