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Gale Warning

Urgent - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Eureka CA
245 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

PZZ470-201845-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-180121T1100Z/
/O.UPG.KEKA.GL.A.0003.180121T1100Z-180122T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.W.0004.180121T1100Z-180122T0100Z/
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino 10 to 60 nm-
245 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 5 PM PST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a Gale Warning,
which is in effect from 3 AM to 5 PM PST Sunday. The Gale Watch
is no longer in effect.

* WAVES...West 10 to 15 feet at 14 seconds through early Saturday
  night. Southerly wind waves will increase to 10 to 12 feet on
  Sunday, while a long period westerly swell builds to 14 to 16
  feet.

* WINDS...Southerly winds from 25 to 35 kt with gusts to 45 kt on
  Sunday.

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 hazardous wave conditions will
exist for 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 Eureka CA
245 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

PZZ470-201845-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-180121T1100Z/
/O.UPG.KEKA.GL.A.0003.180121T1100Z-180122T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KEKA.GL.W.0004.180121T1100Z-180122T0100Z/
Pt St George to Cape Mendocino 10 to 60 nm-
245 AM PST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 5 PM PST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a Gale Warning,
which is in effect from 3 AM to 5 PM PST Sunday. The Gale Watch
is no longer in effect.

* WAVES...West 10 to 15 feet at 14 seconds through early Saturday
  night. Southerly wind waves will increase to 10 to 12 feet on
  Sunday, while a long period westerly swell builds to 14 to 16
  feet.

* WINDS...Southerly winds from 25 to 35 kt with gusts to 45 kt on
  Sunday.

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 hazardous wave conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners, especially those
operating smaller vessels, should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$



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