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Small Craft Advisory

Urgent - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Eureka CA
830 AM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

PZZ455-192330-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0073.000000T0000Z-180820T1200Z/
Cape Mendocino to Pt Arena out 10 nm-
830 AM PDT Sun Aug 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...North 15 to 30 kt...highest around and downwind of Cape
  Mendocino with gusts to 40 kt.

* SEAS...Steep northerly wind waves 7 to 9 ft...highest around
  and downwind of Cape Mendocino.

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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