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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ130-150-153-156-170-173-176-241845-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180225T0800Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0013.180225T0800Z-180225T2000Z/
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater 10 To
60 Nm-
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST
TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

* WIND AND WAVES...Northwest wind 15 to 30 knots. Wind waves 3 to
  5 feet. Gale westerlies are possible late tonight and Sunday
  morning.

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 Seattle WA
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ133-241500-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180224T1500Z/
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS
MORNING...

* WIND AND WAVES...South to southwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Wind
  waves 2 to 4 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ131-132-241845-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-180224T1500Z/
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0047.180224T1500Z-180225T0800Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0013.180225T0800Z-180226T0200Z/
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO
MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

* WIND AND WAVES...West wind 25 to 35 knots easing to 15 to 30
  knots this morning. Wind waves 3 to 6 feet. Gale westerlies are
  possible late tonight and Sunday.

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.

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 Seattle WA
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ135-241500-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180224T1500Z/
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS
MORNING...

* WIND AND WAVES...South wind 15 to 25 knots. Wind waves 2 to 4
  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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ134-241500-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-180224T1500Z/
Admiralty Inlet-
241 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS
MORNING...

* WIND AND WAVES...Northwest wind 15 to 25 knots. Wind waves 2 to
  4 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.

&&

$$


www.weather.gov/seattle

URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service San Francisco CA
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ571-241845-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-180225T1700Z/
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...7 to 9 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ575-241845-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-180225T1700Z/
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...7 to 9 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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 Medford OR
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ350-370-242345-
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0022.180224T1200Z-180225T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0016.180225T0000Z-180226T1800Z/
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 AM PST MONDAY...

* Winds...West 10 to 20 kt through today, then diminishing tonight,
  then building again Sunday to 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt.

* Seas...West swell and wind waves reaching 8 to 10 feet this
  morning. Combined seas build further tonight to 12 to 14 feet at
  12 seconds, primarily from heavy west swell. A very large
  northwest swell of 14 to 17 feet at 14 seconds arrives Sunday
  night and continues into Monday.

* Areas affected...All of the area.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Hazardous Seas Warning means very steep and hazardous sea
conditions are imminent or occurring. Recreational boaters should
remain in port, or take shelter until waves subside.  Commercial
vessels should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in
port or taking shelter in port until hazardous seas subside.

A Small Craft Advisory means that winds and seas will create a
potential hazard to smaller vessels and inexperienced mariners.

&&

$$


http://www.weather.gov/medford

URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service San Francisco CA
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ545-241845-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-180225T1100Z/
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...6 to 8 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ535-241845-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0027.180224T2300Z-180225T0500Z/
Monterey Bay-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt.

* SEAS...4 to 6 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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 Medford OR
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ356-376-242345-
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0022.180224T1800Z-180225T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0016.180225T0000Z-180226T1800Z/
Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 AM PST MONDAY...

* Winds...West 10 to 20 kt today, then diminishing tonight and
  building again Sunday to 15 to 20 kt with gusts to 25 kt.

* Seas...West swell and wind waves will build overnight and
  tomorrow morning with combined heights reaching 8 to 10 feet by
  this afternoon. Combined seas build further tonight to 12 to 14
  feet at 12 seconds, primarily from heavy west swell. A very
  large northwest swell of 14 to 17 feet at 14 seconds arrives
  Sunday night and continues into Monday.

* Areas affected...All areas.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/hazard

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Hazardous Seas Warning means very steep and hazardous sea
conditions are imminent or occurring. Recreational boaters should
remain in port, or take shelter until waves subside. Commercial
vessels should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in
port or taking shelter in port until hazardous seas subside.

A Small Craft Advisory means that winds and seas will create a
potential hazard to smaller vessels and inexperienced mariners.

&&

$$

URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service San Francisco CA
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ560-241845-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0027.180224T1800Z-180225T1100Z/
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO
3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...5 to 7 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ565-241845-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0027.180224T1700Z-180225T2300Z/
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO
3 PM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

* SEAS...6 to 8 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ576-241845-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0027.180224T1700Z-180225T2300Z/
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO
3 PM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...North 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...6 to 8 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ540-241845-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-180225T0500Z/
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt.

* SEAS...5 to 7 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ570-241845-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-180225T1100Z/
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt.

* SEAS...6 to 8 feet at 15 seconds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ531-241845-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0027.180224T2300Z-180225T0500Z/
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
234 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
and/or steep waves 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 LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
213 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ670-673-676-242200-
/O.CAN.KLOX.SC.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-180224T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.SC.Y.0022.180224T2200Z-180225T1100Z/
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
Waters from Pt. Sal to Santa Cruz Island CA and westward 60 nm
including San Miguel and Santa Rosa Islands-
Outer waters from Santa Cruz Island to San Clemente Island to
60 NM offshore including San Nicolas and Santa Barbara Islands-
213 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
3 AM PST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Small Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon
to 3 AM PST Sunday.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
213 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ645-242200-
/O.CAN.KLOX.SC.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-180224T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KLOX.SC.Y.0022.180224T2200Z-180225T0500Z/
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
213 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PST THIS EVENING...


The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Small Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon
to 9 PM PST this evening.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
213 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

PZZ650-655-242200-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SC.Y.0022.180224T2200Z-180225T0500Z/
East Santa Barbara Channel from Pt. Conception to Pt. Mugu CA
including Santa Cruz Island-
Inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Pt. CA including Santa
Catalina and Anacapa Islands-
213 AM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Small Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM this afternoon
to 9 PM PST this evening.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$


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