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Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
257 AM PDT SUN OCT 22 2017

PZZ132-221800-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0258.000000T0000Z-171022T1900Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0078.171022T0957Z-171022T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0259.171022T1600Z-171022T1900Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
257 AM PDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
PDT TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS
IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON PDT TODAY. THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 KNOTS EARLY THIS MORNING EASING TO 10 TO 20
  KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...EARLY THIS MORNING.

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.

&&

$$



Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
257 AM PDT SUN OCT 22 2017

PZZ132-221800-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0258.000000T0000Z-171022T1900Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0078.171022T0957Z-171022T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0259.171022T1600Z-171022T1900Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
257 AM PDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
PDT TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS
IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON PDT TODAY. THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 KNOTS EARLY THIS MORNING EASING TO 10 TO 20
  KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...EARLY THIS MORNING.

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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