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Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch

Statement as of 2:33 AM PST on January 21, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Small Craft Advisory now in effect until 3 am PST Sunday...
... Gale watch in effect from late tonight through Sunday
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
gale watch... which is in effect from late tonight through Sunday
afternoon.

* Winds... southwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt are
possible when winds are strongest.

* Seas... combined seas of 14 to 17 feet with periods around 17
seconds are possible when waves are largest.

See the coastal waters forecast (cwflox) for more details.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners... especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

A gale watch is issued when hazardous gale force winds of 34 to
47 knots are probable in the near future... 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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