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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
442 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY...

.SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THESE WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SEAS
WHICH WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT
OPERATORS THROUGH THE PERIOD.

GMZ850-870-250900-
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-170525T0900Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
442 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE.

* WAVES/SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 7 TO 10 FEET OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

GMZ830-853-873-250900-
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-170525T0900Z/
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
442 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS TO NEAR GALE FORCE POSSIBLE.

* WAVES/SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 7 TO 11 FEET OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

GMZ836-856-876-250900-
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0017.170524T1200Z-170525T0900Z/
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
442 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING
TO 5 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 6 TO 8 FEET OFFSHORE.

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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