Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 WHUS71 KAKQ 310148 MWWAKQ URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 948 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 ANZ650-652-311000- /O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0104.141101T1100Z-141101T2200Z/ /O.CON.KAKQ.GL.A.0004.141101T2200Z-141102T1500Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO 20 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO 20 NM- 948 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 ...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM EDT SATURDAY... ...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM EDT SATURDAY. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. * WINDS: NORTH AND INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...AND THE POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KNOTS SATURDAY NIGHT. * SEAS: BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET SATURDAY...THEN BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FEET SATURDAY NIGHT. 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. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING. 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. && $$ ANZ654-656-658-311000- /O.CON.KAKQ.GL.A.0004.141101T2200Z-141102T1500Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT TO 20 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO 20 NM- 948 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 ...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. * WINDS: NORTH AND INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...AND THE POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KNOTS SATURDAY NIGHT. * SEAS: 7 TO 12 FEET. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS. && $$ ANZ630>632-634-311000- /O.CON.KAKQ.GL.A.0004.141101T2200Z-141102T1200Z/ CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA- CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL- 948 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 ...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. * WINDS: NORTH AND INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...AND THE POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KNOTS SATURDAY EVENING. * WAVES: 4 TO 6 FEET. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. && $$ ANZ633-311000- /O.CON.KAKQ.GL.A.0004.141101T2200Z-141102T1200Z/ CURRITUCK SOUND- 948 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 ...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. * WINDS: NORTH AND INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS. && $$ ANZ638-311000- /O.CON.KAKQ.GL.A.0004.141101T2200Z-141102T1200Z/ JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-TUNNEL- 948 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 ...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING... A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. * WINDS: NORTH AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...AND THE POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS SATURDAY EVENING. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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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