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WHUS76 KMTR 062128
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

PZZ570-070530-
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150507T1000Z/
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0036.150507T1000Z-150508T1800Z/
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM THURSDAY TO 11 AM
PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS: NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT GUSTS TO 40 KT THROUGH TONIGHT.
  DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT ON THURSDAY.

* WAVES: COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 19 FT AT 10 SECONDS THROUGH TONIGHT.
  DECREASING TO COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT AT 10 SECONDS ON THURSDSAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ571-070530-
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150507T1000Z/
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0036.150507T1000Z-150508T1200Z/
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM THURSDAY TO 5 AM
PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS: NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT GUSTS TO 40 KT THROUGH TONIGHT.
  DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT ON THURSDAY.

* WAVES: COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 19 FT AT 10 SECONDS THROUGH TONIGHT.
  DECREASING TO COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT AT 10 SECONDS ON THURSDSAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ540-070530-
/O.CON.KMTR.GL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150507T1000Z/
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0039.150507T1000Z-150508T0600Z/
POINT ARENA TO POINT REYES TO 10 NM-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 11 PM PDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS: NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT GUSTS TO 35 KT THROUGH TONIGHT.
  DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 30 KT ON THURSDAY.

* WAVES: COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT AT 10 SECONDS THROUGH TONIGHT.
  DECREASING TO COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS ON THURSDSAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ545-070530-
/O.EXT.KMTR.RB.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150507T1700Z/
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-150508T0600Z/
POINT REYES TO PIGEON POINT TO 10 NM-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM
PDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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 SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT SEAS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE HAZARDOUS TO MARINERS. BOATS SMALLER THAN 10 METERS SHOULD
EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION ON THE SAN FRANCISCO BAR.

&&

$$

PZZ575-070530-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-150508T1200Z/
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ576-070530-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-150508T0300Z/
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS 10 TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ560-070530-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-150508T0000Z/
PIGEON POINT TO POINT PINOS TO 10 NM-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ565-070530-
/O.EXT.KMTR.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-150508T0000Z/
POINT PINOS TO POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO 10 NM-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ531-070400-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0038.000000T0000Z-150507T0400Z/
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SOUTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ535-070400-
/O.CON.KMTR.SC.Y.0038.000000T0000Z-150507T0400Z/
MONTEREY BAY-
228 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS AND WAVES: SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFMTR) OR
  OUR MARINE PAGE AT HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SANFRANCISCO/MARINE.PHP
  FOR MORE DETAILS.

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.

&&

$$

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