Redwood Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Hazardous Seas Warning
Issued: 7:17 AM PST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Hazardous seas warning remains in effect until 4 am PST

* winds... SW 10 to 20 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Winds will subside
this evening.

* Waves... seas will remain elevated through tonight as a
westerly swell persists. Wave heights will be around 15 to 22
feet with wave periods of around 15 seconds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A hazardous seas warning means hazardous sea conditions are
imminent or occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in
port... or take shelter until waves subside. Commercial vessels
should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in port or
taking shelter in port until hazardous seas subside.