Redwood Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 02:30 PST Feb. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory in effect until 9 PM PST this evening...

The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect until 9 PM PST this evening.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 kt with gusts around 30 kt.

* Waves... west to southwest 10 to 12 ft around 11 seconds.

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.