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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
1018 AM EDT WED OCT 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN NORTH OF THE WATERS WILL SUSTAIN
BREEZY NORTHEAST WINDS AND NOCTURNAL WIND SURGES. WINDS WILL
SUBSIDE SLIGHTLY OVER THE NEARSHORE AND TAMPA BAY WATERS LATE
THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON, BUT INCREASE AGAIN THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. SEAS OF 4 TO 6 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE OFFSHORE.

GMZ830-850-853-190000-
/O.EXP.KTBW.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-171018T1400Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0030.171018T2300Z-171019T1400Z/
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
1018 AM EDT WED OCT 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EDT THURSDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WINDS...20 KNOTS WITH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...UP TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 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.

&&

$$

GMZ870-873-190000-
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-171019T1400Z/
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1018 AM EDT WED OCT 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...UP TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

GMZ876-190000-
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0030.171018T2300Z-171019T1400Z/
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1018 AM EDT WED OCT 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...UP TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 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.

&&

$$


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