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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
844 AM PDT SAT MAY 28 2016

PZZ475-282345-
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-160529T0400Z/
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
844 AM PDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THIS
  AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH MONDAY.

* SEAS...N 10 TO 13 FT AROUND 9 SECONDS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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.

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