Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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WHUS71 KAKQ 112103
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
403 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0009.160213T0900Z-160214T0000Z/
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-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
TO 20 NM-
403 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
  KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE WIND WILL INCREASE LATE FRIDAY
  NIGHT INTO SATURDAY WITH A NORTHWEST WIND OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS AND
  GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET THIS EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
  FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR
TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ656-658-120515-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-160212T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0009.160213T0900Z-160214T0000Z/
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-
403 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
  KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE WIND WILL INCREASE LATE FRIDAY
  NIGHT INTO SATURDAY WITH A NORTHWEST WIND OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS AND
  GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET THIS EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3
  FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR
TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ632-120515-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-160212T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0009.160213T0900Z-160214T0000Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
403 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING.
  THE WIND WILL INCREASE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY WITH A
  NORTHWEST WIND OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS AND GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 3 FEET THIS EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2
  FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR
TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ634-120515-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-160212T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0009.160213T0900Z-160214T0000Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
403 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING.
  THE WIND WILL INCREASE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY WITH A
  NORTHWEST WIND OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS AND GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 3 FEET THIS EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2
  FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR
TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ630-631-120515-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-160212T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0009.160213T0900Z-160214T0000Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
403 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING.
  THE WIND WILL INCREASE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY WITH A
  NORTHWEST WIND OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS AND GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 3 FEET THIS EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2
  FEET...THEN BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR
TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ635>638-120515-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-160211T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.SC.Y.0019.160213T0900Z-160214T0000Z/
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-YORK RIVER-
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
JAMES RIVER FROM THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO THE HAMPTON ROADS
BRIDGE TUNNEL-
403 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING. A
  NORTHWEST WIND WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
  30 KNOTS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER
THE RIVERS OF EASTERN VIRGINIA 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.

&&

$$

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/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-160211T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.SC.Y.0019.160213T0900Z-160214T0000Z/
CURRITUCK SOUND-
403 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 7 PM EST
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING. A
  NORTHWEST WIND WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
  30 KNOTS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER
THE CURRITUCK SOUND 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.

&&

$$


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