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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

PZZ134-241245-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180224T1500Z/
Admiralty Inlet-
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST SATURDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...South wind 15 to 25 knots becoming NW after
  midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 feet.

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.

&&

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

PZZ133-241245-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180224T1400Z/
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...South to southeast winds 15 to 30 knots,
  shifting to westerly tonight. Wind waves 2 to 5 feet.

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.

&&

$$


www.weather.gov/seattle

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

PZZ135-241200-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180224T1200Z/
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SATURDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...South wind 15 to 25 knots. Wind waves 2 to 4
  feet.

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.

&&

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

PZZ130-150-153-156-170-173-176-241245-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180225T0800Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0013.180225T0800Z-180225T2000Z/
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater 10 To
60 Nm-
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST
SATURDAY NIGHT...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WIND AND WAVES...West wind 15 to 30 knots becoming northwest on
  Saturday. Wind waves 4 to 7 feet. Gale westerlies are possible
  late Saturday night and Sunday morning.


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 Watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

PZZ131-132-241245-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180225T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0020.180224T0431Z-180224T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0047.180224T1500Z-180225T0200Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0013.180225T0800Z-180226T0200Z/
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
831 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Gale
Warning...which is in effect until 7 AM PST Saturday. A Small
Craft Advisory has also been issued. This Small Craft Advisory is
in effect from 7 AM to 6 PM PST Saturday. The Small Craft
Advisory is no longer in effect.

* WIND AND WAVES...West wind 25 to 35 knots easing to 15 to 25
  knots Saturday morning. Wind waves 3 to 6 feet. Gale westerlies
  are possible late Saturday night and Sunday.

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.

A Gale Watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots has significantly increased, but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.

&&

$$

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