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SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
349 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...ROUGH CONDITIONS ON THE WATERS FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT...

ANZ330-335-338-340-345-021100-
/O.EXT.KOKX.SC.Y.0125.150202T0500Z-150202T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KOKX.GL.W.0008.150202T2300Z-150203T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KOKX.UP.Y.0004.150203T0300Z-150203T1100Z/
LONG ISLAND SOUND EAST OF NEW HAVEN CT/PORT JEFFERSON NY-
LONG ISLAND SOUND WEST OF NEW HAVEN CT/PORT JEFFERSON NY-
NEW YORK HARBOR-PECONIC AND GARDINERS BAYS-
SOUTH SHORE BAYS FROM JONES INLET THROUGH SHINNECOCK BAY-
349 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 PM EST MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MONDAY TO 6 AM EST TUESDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM MONDAY TO 6 AM
EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MONDAY TO 6 AM EST
TUESDAY. A FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS
FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM MONDAY TO 6 AM
EST TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET ON THE SOUND MONDAY NIGHT.

* FREEZING SPRAY...MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY MONDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HIGHEST SEAS WILL BE MONDAY
  NIGHT. SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT AND
  MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OR
FREQUENT GUSTS OF 25 TO 33 KT AND/OR SEAS OF 5 FT OR HIGHER ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING...AND HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 34 TO
47 KT ARE EXPECTED 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 FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY MEANS THAT LIGHT TO MODERATE
ACCUMULATION OF ICE IS EXPECTED ON VESSELS. OPERATING A VESSEL IN
FREEZING SPRAY CAN BE HAZARDOUS. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT VESSELS
BE PREPARED TO TAKE APPROPRIATE COUNTER MEASURES BEFORE PUTTING
TO SEA OR ENTER THE ADVISORY AREA.

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