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GALE WARNING


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

ANZ656-658-231130-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-141023T1700Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
TO 20 NM-
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THURSDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS ARE
  EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: 5 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. 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.

&&

$$


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
323 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

AMZ250-252-254-256-240730-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
323 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$
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SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS CONTINUE ALONG THE
NORTH CAROLINA COAST...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN DEEP LOW PRESSURE OFF THE MID
ATLANTIC COAST AND HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TO THE WEST WILL KEEP
WINDS TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVER THE SOUNDS AND NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
COASTAL WATERS TODAY. WINDS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CRITERIA FOR THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND SOUTH
OF OCRACOKE LATER THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS FOR THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN
COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY.

AMZ130-131-135-232100-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0090.000000T0000Z-141023T2200Z/
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-PAMLICO SOUND-
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...1 TO 3 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS CONTINUE ALONG THE
NORTH CAROLINA COAST...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN DEEP LOW PRESSURE OFF THE MID
ATLANTIC COAST AND HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TO THE WEST WILL KEEP
WINDS TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVER THE SOUNDS AND NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
COASTAL WATERS TODAY. WINDS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CRITERIA FOR THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND SOUTH
OF OCRACOKE LATER THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS FOR THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN
COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY.

AMZ150-152-154-232100-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0090.000000T0000Z-141024T1900Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
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-
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS CONTINUE ALONG THE
NORTH CAROLINA COAST...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN DEEP LOW PRESSURE OFF THE MID
ATLANTIC COAST AND HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TO THE WEST WILL KEEP
WINDS TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVER THE SOUNDS AND NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
COASTAL WATERS TODAY. WINDS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CRITERIA FOR THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND SOUTH
OF OCRACOKE LATER THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS FOR THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN
COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY.

AMZ156-232100-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0090.000000T0000Z-141023T2200Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$







URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

ANZ633-231130-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0101.000000T0000Z-141024T0000Z/
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS OVER
THE CURRITUCK SOUND ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN
THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE
MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN
PLANNING.

$$










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