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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
108 AM EST Sun Feb 24 2019


ANZ650-652-241415-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0020.190224T1500Z-190225T0000Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0006.190225T0000Z-190225T2100Z/
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
108 AM EST Sun Feb 24 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM
EST MONDAY...

* Wind: Southwest 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots, becoming
  west to northwest 25 to 30 knots tonight and Monday with gusts
  up to 40 knots.

* Seas: 5 to 7 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. 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.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$



Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
108 AM EST Sun Feb 24 2019


ANZ650-652-241415-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0020.190224T1500Z-190225T0000Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0006.190225T0000Z-190225T2100Z/
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
108 AM EST Sun Feb 24 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM
EST MONDAY...

* Wind: Southwest 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30 knots, becoming
  west to northwest 25 to 30 knots tonight and Monday with gusts
  up to 40 knots.

* Seas: 5 to 7 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. 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.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$



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