Weather Alerts for SAN DIEGO OUTER WATERS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Gale Warning  GALE WARNING   Gale Warning
SAN DIEGO OUTER WATERS

Areas Affected:
Coastal Waters from San Mateo Point to the Mexican Border and out to 30 nm - Waters from San Mateo point to the Mexican Border Extending 30 to 60 nm out including San Clemente Island
Effective: Sun, 2/17 2:46am Updated: Sun, 2/17 1:28pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 2/18 10:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...GALE WARNING THROUGH 10 AM MONDAY...
.A Pacific storm will generate strong west winds and large
combined seas through Monday morning. Winds of 20 to 30 kts
gusting to 35 kt will continue through early Monday morning.
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST MONDAY...
* Winds...Northwest winds 20 to 30 kt, with gusts to 35 kt.
* Combined Seas...10 to 13 ft with a short 8 second period.
* Observations...At 2 AM a wind gust of 33 kt was reported at the
San Clemente Basin Buoy.

Information:
A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.