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Dense Fog Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
414 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...WINDS AS HIGH AS GALE FORCE DEVELOPING ON SUNDAY...
...PATCHY TO AREAS OF DENSE FOG DEVELOPING THIS EVENING...

.Locally dense sea fog is possible this evening into Sunday
morning. South to southwest winds will increase to 25-35 knots on
Sunday morning, with the highest winds over the central and
southern waters blowing to gale force. Winds will turn westerly
on Sunday night, then diminish on Monday. Seas will peak at 7 to
9 feet on Sunday.

AMZ152-154-241015-
/O.CON.KMHX.MF.Y.0004.190224T0000Z-190224T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0006.190224T1500Z-190225T0900Z/
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
414 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO 4 AM EST
MONDAY...

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.

* SEAS...6 to 9 feet.

* VISIBILITY...1 mile or less.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$



Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
414 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...WINDS AS HIGH AS GALE FORCE DEVELOPING ON SUNDAY...
...PATCHY TO AREAS OF DENSE FOG DEVELOPING THIS EVENING...

.Locally dense sea fog is possible this evening into Sunday
morning. South to southwest winds will increase to 25-35 knots on
Sunday morning, with the highest winds over the central and
southern waters blowing to gale force. Winds will turn westerly
on Sunday night, then diminish on Monday. Seas will peak at 7 to
9 feet on Sunday.

AMZ152-154-241015-
/O.CON.KMHX.MF.Y.0004.190224T0000Z-190224T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0006.190224T1500Z-190225T0900Z/
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
414 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST SUNDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO 4 AM EST
MONDAY...

* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.

* SEAS...6 to 9 feet.

* VISIBILITY...1 mile or less.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$



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