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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
816 AM PDT THU AUG 17 2017

PZZ470-172330-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0041.000000T0000Z-170821T0400Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
816 AM PDT THU AUG 17 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...N 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS AROUND 35 TO 40 KT.

* WAVES...STEEP N 11 TO 13 FT AT AROUND 9 SECONDS. BUILDING
  FURTHER TO 12 TO 15 FEET THIS WEEKEND.

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.

&&

$$

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
321 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for Southwest Alaska+Bristol Bay+The
Alaska Peninsula Waters and the Aleutian Islands up to 100 nm out.

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ170-180045-
Cape Sarichef to Nikolski Bering Side-
321 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...W wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
321 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for Southwest Alaska+Bristol Bay+The
Alaska Peninsula Waters and the Aleutian Islands up to 100 nm out.

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ155-180045-
South of the AK Peninsula Castle Cape to Cape Sarichef-
321 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...W wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...W wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
321 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for Southwest Alaska+Bristol Bay+The
Alaska Peninsula Waters and the Aleutian Islands up to 100 nm out.

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ171-180045-
Unalaska Bay-
321 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...W wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt becoming SW 15 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft.
.FRI...SW wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
206 AM PDT THU AUG 17 2017

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS THROUGH THIS
WEEKEND...

.A THERMAL TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL BRING GUSTY NORTHERLY
WINDS TO ALL OF THE WATERS WITH GALES SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO
THROUGH THIS WEEKEND ALONG WITH STEEP TO VERY STEEP HAZARDOUS
SEAS. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE HIGHEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
EVENINGS EACH DAY, EASING A BIT DURING THE OVERNIGHTS AND EARLY
MORNINGS.

PZZ356-172215-
/O.CAN.KMFR.SW.Y.0074.000000T0000Z-170821T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-170821T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-170821T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
206 AM PDT THU AUG 17 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KNOTS, EXCEPT NORTH GALES 30 TO 40
  KNOTS EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY.

* SEAS...STEEP TO VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS 5 TO 9 FEET,
  EXCEPT 7 TO 11 FEET EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...ALL AREAS WILL HAVE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT. GALES AND WARNING LEVEL SEAS WILL IMPACT AREAS
  BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE AND SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH EACH AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY. WINDS AND WAVES MAY BE SLIGHTLY
  LOWER ESPECIALLY IN SHELTERED AREAS WITHIN 2 NM OF THE COAST.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

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 MEDFORD OR
206 AM PDT THU AUG 17 2017

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS THROUGH THIS
WEEKEND...

.A THERMAL TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL BRING GUSTY NORTHERLY
WINDS TO ALL OF THE WATERS WITH GALES SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO
THROUGH THIS WEEKEND ALONG WITH STEEP TO VERY STEEP HAZARDOUS
SEAS. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE HIGHEST IN THE AFTERNOONS AND
EVENINGS EACH DAY, EASING A BIT DURING THE OVERNIGHTS AND EARLY
MORNINGS.

PZZ376-172215-
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-170821T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-170821T0600Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
206 AM PDT THU AUG 17 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS, EXCEPT NORTH GALES 30 TO 40
  KNOTS EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY.

* SEAS...VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET, EXCEPT 10 TO
  13 FEET EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY.

* AREAS AFFECTED...ALL AREAS WILL HAVE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT. GALES AND WARNING LEVEL SEAS WILL IMPACT AREAS
  SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY.
  WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE SLIGHTLY LOWER NORTH OF GOLD BEACH AND
  BEYOND 30 NM FROM SHORE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

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.

&&

$$


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