Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 182158
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
258 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

PZZ470-190600-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150419T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
258 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM SUNDAY...

* WINDS...N TO 20 TO 30 KT. GUSTS NEAR 40 KT WILL BE POSSIBLE
  THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE HIGHEST GUSTS WILL BE IN THE
  NORTHERN PORTION OF THE ZONE.

* SEAS...N 12 TO 14 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

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.

$$

PZZ475-190600-
/O.CON.KEKA.SE.W.0011.000000T0000Z-150419T1000Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0135.000000T0000Z-150419T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
258 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM SUNDAY...

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...NW 10 TO 13 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.

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 HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS 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.

$$

PZZ455-190400-
/O.EXT.KEKA.SC.Y.0135.000000T0000Z-150419T0400Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

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

* WINDS...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* SEAS...NW 10 TO 12 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 TO 14
  SECONDS.

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.

$$

PZZ450-190600-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0135.000000T0000Z-150419T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM SUNDAY...

* WINDS...N 10 TO 20 KT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...NW 10 TO 11 FEET WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 TO 13
  SECONDS.

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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