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Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
846 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

PZZ130-190000-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0254.000000T0000Z-171019T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.GL.W.0075.000000T0000Z-171019T0000Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0253.171019T0000Z-171019T0600Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
846 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH THIS
  AFTERNOON THEN EASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$



Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
846 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

PZZ130-190000-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0254.000000T0000Z-171019T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.GL.W.0075.000000T0000Z-171019T0000Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0253.171019T0000Z-171019T0600Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
846 AM PDT WED OCT 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH THIS
  AFTERNOON THEN EASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$



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