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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
900 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ571-252130-
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-141025T2100Z/
/O.NEW.KMTR.SC.Y.0172.141025T2100Z-141026T0400Z/
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
  KNOTS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST THIS
  EVENING.

* WAVES: SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 19 FEET THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
900 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ570-252130-
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-141025T2100Z/
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0171.141025T2100Z-141026T0400Z/
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
900 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
  KNOTS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST THIS
  EVENING.

* WAVES: SEAS BUILDING TO 17 TO 20 FEET THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

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.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
900 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

PZZ540-252130-
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-141025T2100Z/
/O.NEW.KMTR.SC.Y.0172.141025T2100Z-141026T0400Z/
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
900 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25
  KNOTS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST THIS
  EVENING.

* WAVES: SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FEET THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ820-260430-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
914 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 16 TO
25 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
854 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...POWERFUL STORM PRODUCING STRONG WINDS AND VERY LARGE STEEP
SEAS THROUGH TODAY...

PZZ475-260000-
/O.CAN.KEKA.SR.W.0002.000000T0000Z-141025T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.W.0024.141025T1554Z-141026T0400Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
854 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING. THE
STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS...S 40 KT SHIFTING TO SW 30 KT LATE IN THE DAY.

* SEAS...S 20 FT AT 12 SECONDS TODAY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
854 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...POWERFUL STORM PRODUCING STRONG WINDS AND VERY LARGE STEEP
SEAS THROUGH TODAY...

PZZ450-455-260000-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-141026T0400Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
854 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...S 35 KT TODAY.

* SEAS...SW 17 TO 19 FT AT 12 SECONDS TODAY.

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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