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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ575-291815-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0064.000000T0000Z-160430T1000Z/
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

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

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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 CA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ570-291815-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0064.000000T0000Z-160429T2200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0012.160429T2200Z-160430T1000Z/
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PDT SATURDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM
PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 KT. OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUSTS OF 45
  KT OR HIGHER POSSIBLE AFTER 3PM TODAY.

* WAVES: W 10 TO 12 FEET AT 13 SECONDS. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 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.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ571-291815-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0064.000000T0000Z-160429T2200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0012.160429T2200Z-160430T1000Z/
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PDT SATURDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM
PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT... INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT BY THE
  AFTERNOON. OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUSTS OF 45 KT OR HIGHER
  POSSIBLE AFTER 3PM TODAY.

* WAVES: W 10 TO 13 FEET AT 13 SECONDS. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 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.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ560-291815-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0064.000000T0000Z-160430T1000Z/
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

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

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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 CA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ545-291815-
/O.EXT.KMTR.RB.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-160430T1000Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0064.000000T0000Z-160429T2200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0012.160429T2200Z-160430T1000Z/
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM
PDT SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
3 AM PDT SATURDAY. A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT. OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUSTS OF 40
  KT OR HIGHER POSSIBLE AFTER 3PM TODAY.

* WAVES: W 9 TO 12 FEET AT 13 SECONDS. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR
ENTRANCES.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ540-291815-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0064.000000T0000Z-160429T2200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0012.160429T2200Z-160430T1000Z/
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PDT SATURDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM
PDT SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT. OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUSTS OF 40
  KT OR HIGHER POSSIBLE AFTER 3PM TODAY.

* WAVES: W 9 TO 12 FEET AT 13 SECONDS. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 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.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ531-291815-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0064.160429T2200Z-160430T1000Z/
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
301 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PDT SATURDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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 EUREKA CA
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ475-291800-
/O.CAN.KEKA.GL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-160429T1000Z/
/O.EXB.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160430T0400Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.A.0015.160430T0400Z-160501T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING. A GALE
WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM
THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NW 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO THE N 20 TO 25 KT WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 35 KT TONIGHT. N WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KT
  SATURDAY WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* WAVES...N 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND W 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SEAS WILL
  BUILD TO 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS TONIGHT AND AROUND 13 FEET AT 10
  SECONDS ON SATURDAY.


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 EUREKA CA
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ470-291800-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160429T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.A.0015.160430T1000Z-160501T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NW 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. N WINDS WILL
  INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT TONIGHT. N WINDS
  WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT ON SATURDAY.

* WAVES...N 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND W 6 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SEAS
  WILL BUILD TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS TONIGHT AND AROUND 13 FEET AT
  10 SECONDS SATURDAY 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.

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 EUREKA CA
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ450-291600-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160429T1600Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...NW 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. N WINDS WILL
  INCREASE TO 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT TONIGHT.

* WAVES...NW 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SEAS WILL BUILD TO 9 FT AT 11
  SECONDS TONIGHT.

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 EUREKA CA
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

PZZ455-291800-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-160430T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
250 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

* WINDS...NW 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. N WINDS WILL
  INCREASE TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUST AROUND 30 KT TONIGHT.

* WAVES...NW 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

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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