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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
529 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

PZZ131-132-030830-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0070.000000T0000Z-140903T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
529 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND RISING THIS EVENING TO 25 TO 35
  KNOTS. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ800-031130-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
201 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30
KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 11
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BECOMING 5
TO 6 FT.

$$

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