201  
WHUS76 KSEW 240316  
MWWSEW  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA  
816 PM PDT SAT JUN 23 2018  
 
PZZ131-132-241130-  
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0144.000000T0000Z-180625T0000Z/  
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0031.180625T0000Z-180625T1200Z/  
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-  
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-  
816 PM PDT SAT JUN 23 2018  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT SUNDAY
 
 
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH  
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...  
 
* WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 KT THIS EVENING, EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT  
SUNDAY, THEN POSSIBLY RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT SUNDAY NIGHT.  
 
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.  
 
A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO  
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED, BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING  
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE  
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER  
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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