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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
444 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

PZZ131-282045-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0263.000000T0000Z-141129T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0092.141128T1244Z-141128T1700Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0262.141128T1700Z-141129T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
444 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 AM
PST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS MORNING. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS
IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 AM PST SATURDAY.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
  THIS MORNING THEN EASE TO WEST 15 TO 30 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

* WIND...WEST WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 30 KNOTS LATE
  THIS MORNING AND BECOME NORTHEAST TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
444 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

PZZ133-282045-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0263.000000T0000Z-141129T0200Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0091.141129T0200Z-141129T2000Z/
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
444 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON
PST SATURDAY...

* WIND...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 25
  TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
444 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

PZZ132-282045-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0264.000000T0000Z-141129T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0092.141128T1244Z-141128T1700Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0262.141128T1700Z-141129T1200Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
444 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 AM
PST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS MORNING. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS
IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 AM PST SATURDAY.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WINDS EARLY THIS MORNING WILL EASE LATE IN
  THE MORNING.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET THIS MORNING AND 2 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON
  AND TONIGHT.

* WIND...WEST WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS EASING TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 25
  KNOTS LATE THIS MORNING...THEN SHIFTING TO NORTH 20 TO 30 KNOTS
  TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ012-290100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING...THEN TO 15 KT BY THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO
4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ031-290100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN TO
15 KT BY THE AFTERNOON. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 60 KT IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE BERING SEA

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.

PKZ413-290215-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 15 TO 29 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

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.

PKZ178-290115-
KISKA TO ATTU-
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 32 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

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.

PKZ176-290115-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 23 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

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.

PKZ177-290115-
ADAK TO KISKA-
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10
FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.MON...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 30 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

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.

PKZ173-290115-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 25 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

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.

PKZ174-290115-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

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.

PKZ175-290115-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
317 AM AKST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON...W WIND 45 KT. SEAS 28 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
144 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON 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.

PZZ900-282345-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
144 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
13 TO 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

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