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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
547 PM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS CONTINUING INTO SATURDAY...

.Northeast winds to 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots tonight
will keep seas at 4 to 7 feet. Winds are forecast to diminish to
15 to 20 knots Saturday but seas will remain elevated into
Saturday afternoon and early evening.

AMZ152-154-231100-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-190223T2300Z/
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-
547 PM EST Fri Feb 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...4 to 7 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

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