Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
844 PM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
844 PM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 5 PM PST SUNDAY...

* WIND...WEST WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS ON SUNDAY MORNING.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET ON SUNDAY.

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.EXT.KSEW.RB.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-141124T1100Z/
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
844 PM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM
PST MONDAY...

* BAR CONDITIONS...ROUGH...EXCEPT SEVERE WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE
  DURING THE VERY STRONG MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT LATE SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* COMBINED SEAS...10 TO 12 FEET...BUILDING TO 14 FEET DURING THE
  EBB CURRENTS.

* FIRST MAXIMUM EBB...AROUND 445 AM PST SUNDAY MORNING.

* SECOND MAXIMUM EBB...AROUND 445 PM PST SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0259.000000T0000Z-141124T0100Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
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-
844 PM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST SUNDAY...

* SEAS...10 TO 12 FEET IN WESTERLY SWELL TONIGHT...BUILDING TO 12
  TO 14 FEET ON SUNDAY.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST WIND RISING TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS LATE TONIGHT
  AND EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. WIND BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY
  LATE SUNDAY MORNING...THEN EASING ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT THE COMBINATION OF 21 TO
33 KNOT WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING
SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ135-231245-
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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
844 PM PST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST SUNDAY...

* WIND...SOUTH WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS LATE TONIGHT AND
  EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS
  BY LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* 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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