Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
448 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

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COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
448 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS
  AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. POTENTIAL FOR EAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT
  WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET THIS AFTERNOON...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET BY
  THURSDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON. THERE
  IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE ONSET AND DURATION OF
  GALE-FORCE WINDS BUT THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE CURRENTLY FORECAST
  TO OCCUR LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY.

* OUTLOOK...GALE HEADLINES MAY NEED TO EXTENDED INTO FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

ANZ452>455-282200-
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/O.EXB.KPHI.GL.A.0022.160929T2200Z-160930T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
448 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM EDT THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A GALE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT TONIGHT AND
  THURSDAY. POTENTIAL FOR WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 KT THURSDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET BY
  THURSDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT. THERE IS
  STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE ONSET AND DURATION OF GALE-
  FORCE WINDS BUT THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE CURRENTLY FORECAST TO
  OCCUR LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY.

* OUTLOOK...GALE HEADLINES MAY NEED TO EXTENDED INTO FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

ANZ430-431-282200-
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DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
448 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM EDT THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A GALE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT TONIGHT AND
  THURSDAY. POTENTIAL FOR WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 KT THURSDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...2 TO 4 FT.

* TIMING...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT. THERE IS
  STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE ONSET AND DURATION OF GALE-
  FORCE WINDS BUT THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE CURRENTLY FORECAST TO
  OCCUR LATE THURSDAY INTO EARLY FRIDAY.

* OUTLOOK...GALE HEADLINES MAY NEED TO EXTENDED INTO FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


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