Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WHUS72 KILM 161148
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
648 AM EST THU FEB 16 2017

AMZ254-256-161300-
/O.CAN.KILM.SC.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170216T1400Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
648 AM EST THU FEB 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS CANCELLED THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY. W TO NW WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED TO AROUND 15
KT...WITH FEW GUSTS UP TO 20 KT POSSIBLE THIS MORNING. SEAS WILL
CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE...DROPPING TO AROUND 3 FT OR LOWER BY LATE
TODAY.


$$

AMZ250-252-161400-
/O.CON.KILM.SC.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170216T1400Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
648 AM EST THU FEB 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT...WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 25
          KT EARLY.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET...UP TO 6 FT OFF CAPE FEAR EARLY.

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
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS,
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

DCH



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