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GALE WARNING


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
656 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS EXPECTED ACROSS THE EASTERN NORTH
CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST SATURDAY EVENING. A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL SET UP
BETWEEN THE STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE OFFSHORE AND HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDING IN FROM THE WEST RESULTING IN GALE FORCE WINDS FOR ALL
OF THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS INCLUDING THE SOUNDS
AND STORM FORCE GUSTS FOR SEVERAL HOURS ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 30 TO 40 KNOTS WITH
GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS FOR THE CENTRAL WATERS LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO
SUNDAY MORNING. WINDS AND SEAS WILL DIMINISH LATE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THOUGH SEAS WILL LINGER ABOVE 6 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY
NIGHT.

AMZ156-158-011100-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0020.141101T2200Z-141102T1600Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
656 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT SATURDAY TO 11 AM
EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...9 TO 14 FEET.

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.

&&

$$


LAKE WIND ADVISORY


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1039 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SATURDAY THROUGH 4 AM
SUNDAY ON THE AREA LAKES...

GAZ040-063>065-077-SCZ015-016-018-020>022-025>031-035>038-041-
011045-
/O.EXT.KCAE.LW.Y.0016.141101T0800Z-141102T1500Z/
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-RICHMOND-BURKE-LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-
MCCORMICK-NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-KERSHAW-EDGEFIELD-SALUDA-LEXINGTON-
RICHLAND-LEE-AIKEN-SUMTER-BARNWELL-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...LANCASTER...ELGIN...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...MCCORMICK...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...CAMDEN...
LUGOFF...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING...
WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...RED BANK...COLUMBIA...
BISHOPVILLE...SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...
SUMTER...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...ORANGEBURG...
ST. MATTHEWS...MANNING...SUMMERTON...BAMBERG...DENMARK
1039 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EDT SATURDAY TO
10 AM EST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA EARLY SATURDAY
  MORNING...THEN REMAIN QUITE BREEZY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...WINDS WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS
  WITH GUSTS FROM 30 TO 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 3 FEET...HIGHEST ON THE EAST AND SOUTHEAST
  PORTIONS OF LAKES.

* IMPACTS...THE STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE ROUGH WAVES AND CHOP
  ON AREA LAKES...WHICH WILL PRODUCE DIFFICULT CONDITIONS FOR
  SMALL WATERCRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS WILL CAUSE ROUGH CHOP
ON AREA LAKES. SMALL BOATS AND PERSONAL WATERCRAFT WILL BE
ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

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