Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
831 PM EDT SAT SEP 23 2017

ANZ452>455-241345-
/O.CON.KPHI.SW.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170924T2200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
831 PM EDT SAT SEP 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 6 PM EDT SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...THE ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY
  AND DELAWARE.

* SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT.

* OUTLOOK...NEXT WEEK, SOUTHEAST SWELLS WILL LIKELY EXCEED 10
  FEET IN THE ATLANTIC WATERS TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS WHERE LONG PERIOD SWELLS CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE
BREAKING WAVES.

&&

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