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Gale Watch

Statement as of 11:32 AM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 21, 2017


... Gale watch remains in effect from Friday morning through
Saturday afternoon...

* winds... west winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 40 kt are
possible when winds are strongest.

* Seas... combined seas of 13 to 16 feet with periods around 10
seconds are possible when waves are largest.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.


/Kj


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