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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
845 AM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...RAPIDLY BUILDING NORTHERLY CONDITIONS TODAY...

PZZ475-302345-
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/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0020.140930T2200Z-141001T1600Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
845 AM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

* WINDS...N 20 TO 30 KT THRU WED NIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THIS
  AFTERNOON THRU WED MORNING. WINDS WILL EASE THU MORNING.

* SEAS...STEEP NW WAVES BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 8 SECONDS THIS
  AFTERNOON. TONIGHT AND WED STEEP NW WAVES 12 FT NEAR 9
  SECONDS. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE WED NIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ470-302345-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-141002T1600Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.SE.W.0018.140930T2200Z-141002T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
845 AM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT
THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KT TODAY. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
  TONIGHT THRU WED NIGHT N WINDS BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT.
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35 KT. WINDS WILL EASE ON THU.

* SEAS...NW 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS TODAY. TONIGHT THRU WED NIGHT
  STEEP WAVES BECOMING 10 TO 11 FT NEAR 10 SECONDS. WAVES WILL
  SUBSIDE ON THU.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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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/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0072.140930T1900Z-141001T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
845 AM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 3 AM
PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...N 15 TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. GUSTS UP TO
  35 KT POSSIBLE AROUND MAJOR POINTS AND CAPES THIS AFTERNOON
  AND TONIGHT. WINDS WILL EASE LATE TONIGHT.

* SEAS...NW 8 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS TODAY...BUILDING TO 9 TO 10
  FT AT 9 SECONDS TONIGHT. THE HIGHEST WAVES WILL BE NEAR THE
  MAJOR POINTS AND CAPES TODAY AND TONIGHT. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
  LATE TONIGHT.

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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