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Dense Fog Advisory

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

...STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEAS EXPECTED SUNDAY...
...LOCALLY DENSE SEA FOG LIKELY TO DEVELOP TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY...

.Locally dense sea fog is expected to develop this evening and
overnight, continuing 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.

AMZ152-154-241345-
/O.CAN.KMHX.MF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-190224T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.MF.Y.0005.190224T0300Z-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-
834 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

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

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 10 AM EST Sunday.

* 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
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
834 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

...STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEAS EXPECTED SUNDAY...
...LOCALLY DENSE SEA FOG LIKELY TO DEVELOP TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY...

.Locally dense sea fog is expected to develop this evening and
overnight, continuing 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.

AMZ152-154-241345-
/O.CAN.KMHX.MF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-190224T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.MF.Y.0005.190224T0300Z-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-
834 PM EST Sat Feb 23 2019

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

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 10 AM EST Sunday.

* 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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