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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
256 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

CALIFORNIA WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ820-272200-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
256 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT. WINDS AND
SEAS HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS
8 TO 12 FT. WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST SE.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT. WINDS AND
SEAS HIGHEST SE.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST SE.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHEST SE.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
WINDS AND SEAS HIGHEST SE.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
256 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

CALIFORNIA WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ825-272200-
POINT ARENA TO PIGEON POINT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
256 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT EARLY. SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 TO 17 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT EARLY. SEAS
BECOMING 10 TO 16 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
247 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

PZZ131-132-271800-
/O.UPG.KSEW.GL.A.0035.160628T0000Z-160628T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0057.160628T0000Z-160628T1000Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
247 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PDT
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PDT TUESDAY.
THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...RISING TO WEST 25 TO 35 KNOTS THIS EVENING

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
215 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

PZZ470-271715-
/O.EXT.KEKA.SC.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-160628T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.W.0042.160628T1600Z-160630T0400Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
215 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 9 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 9 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT THROUGH
  THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL INCREASE FURTHER TO GALE FORCE LEVELS
  STARTING TONIGHT...AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* WAVES...NW 8 TO 10 FEET AT AROUND 8 SECONDS. SEAS WILL BUILD
  FURTHER ON TUESDAY NIGHT...TO AROUND 13 TO 15 FEET AT 9 TO 10
  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.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
215 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

PZZ475-271715-
/O.EXT.KEKA.SC.Y.0067.000000T0000Z-160628T0400Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.W.0042.160628T0400Z-160630T0400Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
215 AM PDT MON JUN 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT THROUGH
  THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL INCREASE AND REACH GALE FORCE LEVEL BY
  TONIGHT.

* WAVES...NW 8 TO 10 FEET AT AROUND 8 SECONDS. SEAS WILL BUILD
  FURTHER ON TUESDAY NIGHT TO AROUND 12 TO 15 FEET AT 9 TO 10
  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.

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.

&&

$$

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