Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WHUS76 KEKA 192113
MWWEKA

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
213 PM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

PZZ450-200400-
/O.EXB.KEKA.SC.Y.0135.000000T0000Z-150420T0400Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
213 PM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...S 5 TO 15 KT THROUGH MONDAY.

* WAVES...STEEP NW WAVES AROUND 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS THIS EVENING
  SUBSIDING OVERNIGHT.

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 GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ470-200515-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0135.000000T0000Z-150422T0400Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.A.0010.150422T0400Z-150423T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
213 PM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT
TUESDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. INCREASING TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY
  WITH GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE.

* SEAS...N 8 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. SEAS
  BUILDING TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY TO AROUND 15 FT AT 10
  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 GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ475-200515-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.A.0010.150422T0400Z-150423T1000Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
213 PM PDT SUN APR 19 2015

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHERLY GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE TUESDAY
  INTO WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$



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