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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ565-161115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-240416T1000Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0063.240416T2200Z-240417T1000Z/
Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas
California out to 10 nm-
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TUESDAY TO
3 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...For the first Small Craft Advisory, northwest winds 10
  to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. For the second Small Craft
  Advisory, northwest winds 10 to 20 kt expected.

* WHERE...Coastal Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras
  Blancas California out to 10 nm.

* WHEN...For the first Small Craft Advisory, until 3 AM PDT
  Tuesday. For the second Small Craft Advisory, from 3 PM
  Tuesday to 3 AM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ571-161115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-240417T1600Z/
Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM-
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Northwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and
  seas 7 to 11 ft.

* WHERE...Waters from Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10-60 NM.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ540-161115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-240416T1000Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0063.240416T2200Z-240417T1000Z/
Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes California out to
10 nm-
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TUESDAY TO
3 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...For the first Small Craft Advisory, northwest winds 10
  to 20 kt. For the second Small Craft Advisory, northwest winds
  10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt expected.

* WHERE...Coastal Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes
  California out to 10 nm.

* WHEN...For the first Small Craft Advisory, until 3 AM PDT
  Tuesday. For the second Small Craft Advisory, from 3 PM
  Tuesday to 3 AM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ575-161115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0062.000000T0000Z-240417T1600Z/
Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM-
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Northwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* WHERE...Waters from Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10-60 NM.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ576-161115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0062.000000T0000Z-240416T1000Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0063.240416T2200Z-240417T1000Z/
Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-60 NM-
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TUESDAY TO
3 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...For the first Small Craft Advisory, northwest winds 15
  to 20 kt. For the second Small Craft Advisory, northwest winds
  15 to 20 kt expected.

* WHERE...Waters from Point Pinos to Point Piedras Blancas 10-
  60 NM.

* WHEN...For the first Small Craft Advisory, until 3 AM PDT
  Tuesday. For the second Small Craft Advisory, from 3 PM
  Tuesday to 3 AM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ570-161115-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-240416T2200Z/
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0020.240416T2200Z-240417T1000Z/
Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM-
808 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT
TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TUESDAY TO 3 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...For the Small Craft Advisory, north winds 20 to 30 kt
  with gusts up to 35 kt and seas 9 to 11 ft. For the Gale
  Warning, north winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt and
  seas 8 to 10 ft expected.

* WHERE...Waters from Point Arena to Point Reyes 10-60 NM.

* WHEN...For the Small Craft Advisory, until 3 PM PDT Tuesday.
  For the Gale Warning, from 3 PM Tuesday to 3 AM PDT Wednesday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
915 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ645-161000-
/O.CON.KLOX.SC.Y.0055.000000T0000Z-240416T1000Z/
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10 NM-
915 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Hazardous sea conditions.

* WHERE...Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal westward out to 10
  NM.

* WHEN...Until 3 AM PDT Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...See the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWFLOX)
  for more.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
915 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ670-161215-
/O.CON.KLOX.SC.Y.0055.000000T0000Z-240417T1000Z/
Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM-
915 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Hazardous sea conditions.

* WHERE...Point Piedras Blancas to Point Sal from 10 to 60 NM.

* WHEN...Until 3 AM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...See the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWFLOX)
  for more.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Eureka CA
909 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ450-455-161215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-240417T1600Z/
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino out 10 nm-
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena out 10 nm-
909 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt and seas
  8 to 12 feet.

* WHERE...Pt St George to Cape Mendocino out 10 nm and Cape
  Mendocino to Pt Arena out 10 nm.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM PDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Eureka CA
909 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

PZZ475-161215-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0047.000000T0000Z-240416T1600Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0026.240416T1600Z-240418T0000Z/
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena 10 to 60 nm-
909 PM PDT Mon Apr 15 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT
TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 5 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...For the Gale Warning, north winds 25 to 30 kt with
  gusts up to 40 kt and seas 11 to 14 feet expected. For the
  Small Craft Advisory, north winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to
  35 kt and seas 10 to 12 feet.

* WHERE...Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena 10 to 60 nm.

* WHEN...For the Gale Warning, from 9 AM Tuesday to 5 PM PDT
  Wednesday. For the Small Craft Advisory, until 9 AM PDT
  Tuesday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$

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