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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Seattle WA
238 PM PDT Wed Jul 24 2024

PZZ131-132-250545-
/O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0033.240724T2200Z-240725T1200Z/
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
238 PM PDT Wed Jul 24 2024

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts to 40 kt.

* WHERE...Central U. S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca and East
  Entrance U. S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca.

* WHEN...Until 5 AM PDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

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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