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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
946 PM PST MON NOV 20 2017

PZZ470-211400-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0121.000000T0000Z-171121T1300Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0053.171121T1300Z-171122T0000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
946 PM PST MON NOV 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PST
TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 KT THROUGH TUE. OCCASIONAL GUSTS AROUND
  35 KT ON TUE.

* WAVES/SEAS...SOUTH 9 FEET AT 9 SECONDS AND NORTHWEST 5 FEET AT
  12 SECONDS. SOUTHERLY SEAS BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 9 SECONDS BY
  TUE EVENING. SEAS EXPECTED TO REMAIN HAZARDOUS ON WED.

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 EUREKA CA
946 PM PST MON NOV 20 2017

PZZ475-211400-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0121.000000T0000Z-171122T1200Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
946 PM PST MON NOV 20 2017

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

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT FAR
  NORTH END LATE TONIGHT AND TUE.

* WAVES/SEAS...SOUTH 7 TO 9 FEET AT 8 SECONDS THROUGH WED.

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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