Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 011003
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
303 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

PZZ470-475-011600-
/O.EXP.KEKA.GL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-160501T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.SC.Y.0051.160501T1003Z-160501T1600Z/
/O.EXB.KEKA.SE.W.0014.160501T1003Z-160501T1600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
303 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM THIS MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM THIS MORNING...

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT...
  EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.

* WAVES...N 10 TO 12 FT AT 9 SECONDS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

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.

$$

PZZ450-011115-
/O.EXP.KEKA.SE.W.0014.000000T0000Z-160501T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
303 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 3 AM EARLY THIS
MORNING...

$$



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