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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
859 PM PDT Thu Apr 18 2019

PZZ565-191200-
/O.EXB.KMTR.SC.Y.0067.190420T0400Z-190421T0400Z/
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
859 PM PDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM FRIDAY TO 9 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 9 PM Friday to 9 PM PDT
Saturday.

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

* SEAS...6 to 9 feet.

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.

&&

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Marine Weather Statement


Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
1005 PM PDT Thu Apr 18 2019

PZZ645-650-655-670-673-676-191900-
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
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-
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-
1005 PM PDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...DENSE FOG TO AFFECT MOST OF THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

Areas of dense fog will affect the coastal waters through Friday
morning. Visibilities of one nautical mile or less are expected.

Reduce speeds and be on the lookout for exposed rocks and other
vessels, including large ships in the shipping lanes. Use radar or
GPS navigation if available, and consider remaining in harbor if
such equipment is unavailable.

$$

RAT

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