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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1140 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND VERY STEEP SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY...

.THE THERMAL TROUGH WILL BRING STRONG NORTH WINDS AND STEEP TO
VERY STEEP SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY.

PZZ376-250745-
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-170526T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0041.000000T0000Z-170526T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0053.170525T1200Z-170526T1200Z/
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1140 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM THURSDAY TO
5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH GALES 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT THROUGH
  THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL LOWER SLIGHTLY TONIGHT BUT THERE WILL
  STILL BE AREAS OF GALES.

* SEAS...VERY STEEP SEAS OF 12 TO 16 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT. SEAS
  WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THURSDAY BUT REMAIN STEEP TO VERY STEEP.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES WILL AFFECT MOST THE WATERS THROUGH
  TONIGHT THEN WILL AFFECT PORTIONS OF THE WATERS SOUTH OF GOLD
  BEACH THURSDAY. HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL AFFECT ALL THE WATERS
  THROUGH TONIGHT THEN WILL AFFECT THE WATERS FROM PORT ORFORD
  SOUTH ON THURSDAY WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS TO THE
  NORTH.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

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 HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS VERY STEEP AND 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1140 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND VERY STEEP SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY...

.THE THERMAL TROUGH WILL BRING STRONG NORTH WINDS AND STEEP TO
VERY STEEP SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY.

PZZ356-250745-
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-170525T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0041.000000T0000Z-170526T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SC.Y.0054.000000T0000Z-170526T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
1140 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT THROUGH THIS
  EVENING. WINDS WILL LOWER TO 20 TO 30 KT BY THURSDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...STEEP TO VERY STEEP 9 TO 11 FT PEAKING AT 9 TO 15 FEET
  THIS EVENING. THESE ELEVATED SEAS WILL LOWER SLIGHTLY THURSDAY
  BUT REMAIN VERY STEEP. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE THURSDAY NIGHT.

* AREAS AFFECTED...GALES WILL AFFECT THE WATERS BEYOND 5 NM FROM
  SHORE THROUGH LATE TONIGHT. HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL AFFECT MOST THE
  WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT, EXCEPT FOR SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
  CONDITIONS IN PROTECTED LOCATIONS DOWNWIND OF CAPES NEAR THE
  SHORE. ON THURSDAY, HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL IMPACT THE WATERS BEYOND
  5 NM FROM SHORE FROM GOLD BEACH SOUTH WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
  CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE A
POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALLER VESSELS AND INEXPERIENCED MARINERS.

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 HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS VERY STEEP AND 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.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
904 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

CALIFORNIA WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ820-250600-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
11 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7
FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
904 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

CALIFORNIA WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ920-250600-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
904 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO
10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
903 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ800-250600-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14
FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11
FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING S. SEAS 6
TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
903 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ915-250600-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER MUSONDA. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
903 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ815-250600-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
903 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
846 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

PZZ475-250000-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-170525T1900Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
846 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT
  THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR NEAR
  CAPE MENDOCINO.

* WAVES...N BUILDING TO 15 TO 18 FT AT 8 TO 10 SECONDS TODAY AND
  CONTINUING THROUGH THURSDAY.

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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
846 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

PZZ450-250000-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-170525T1000Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
846 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. THE
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR NEAR CAPE MENDOCINO AND POINT SAINT
  GEORGE.

* WAVES...N BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT AT 8 SECONDS TODAY...
  CONTINUING TO BUILD TO 12 TO 14 FT TONIGHT.

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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
846 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

PZZ470-250000-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-170526T0100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
846 AM PDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...N 30 TO 40 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO NEAR 50 KT
  THROUGH TONIGHT.

* WAVES...N BUILDING TO 16 TO 19 FT AT AROUND 8 TO 10 SECONDS
  TODAY AND CONTINUING TONIGHT.

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.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ935-250345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N EAST OF 1000 FM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS W.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ930-250345-
HATTERAS CANYON TO CAPE FEAR BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS W.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ835-250345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13
FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ828-250345-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION N TO NE 5
TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS INCREASING TO S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 14 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO
20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ925-250345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ830-250345-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...EXCEPT NW PORTION VARIABLE WINDS
5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...EXCEPT
NW PORTION 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 TO 15 FT. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ920-250345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...WINDS BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ905-250345-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT N PORTION NE. SEAS 5 TO
10 FT. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WINDS DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
10 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ833-250345-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST NE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.FRI...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ910-250345-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
1039 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING
SW. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
419 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ022-250230-
CROSS SOUND-
419 AM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 8
FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

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