Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
317 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS DEVELOPING SOUTH OF OREGON INLET
TONIGHT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.
SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET SOUTH OF OREGON INLET. THE FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY WITH WINDS
AND SEAS SUBSIDING.

AMZ152-154-030730-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0058.160503T0500Z-160504T0600Z/
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-
317 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO
2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET 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.

&&

$$

AMZ156-158-030730-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0058.160503T0700Z-160504T0600Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
317 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO
2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET 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.

&&

$$



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