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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
305 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

PZZ571-181815-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-140419T1000Z/
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
305 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
305 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

PZZ545-181815-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-140419T0400Z/
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
305 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
305 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

PZZ540-181815-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-140419T1000Z/
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
305 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ571-182215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7
TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 11 TO
14 FT AT 16 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 9 TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS. S
SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 11 FT...DECREASING TO 7 TO 9 FT. S
SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ540-182215-
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7
TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 10 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS...DECREASING TO 8 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

POINT ARENA TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS AND OUT 60 NM INCLUDING THE SAN
FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND MONTEREY BAY

PZZ545-182215-
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7
TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 3 TO
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT. SW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.....SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST.....

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.

ACROSS THE BAR...COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 11 SECONDS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OF 2.9 KNOTS AT 05:40 AM FRIDAY
AND 1.2 KNOTS AT 07:11 PM FRIDAY.

$$

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