Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
542 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...ELEVATED SEAS ALONG THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST THROUGH NOON FROM
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OCRACOKE INLET...

.STRONG NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS BEHIND A COLD FRONT HAVE RESULTED
IN SEAS BUILDING UP TO 7 FEET ACROSS THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
COASTAL WATERS.

AMZ150-152-154-301600-
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0091.141030T0942Z-141030T1600Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
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-
542 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 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 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

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