Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
350 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

AMZ450-452-454-192000-
/O.NEW.KJAX.SC.Y.0035.140420T0500Z-140421T1400Z/
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
350 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM SUNDAY TO 10 AM EDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM SUNDAY TO 10 AM EDT
MONDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KNOTS THIS EVENING. NORTH
  WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET THIS EVENING...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
  LATE TONIGHT. SEAS OF 5 TO 7 FEET EXPECTED SUNDAY THROUGH
  MONDAY.

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.

&&

$$

AMZ470-472-474-192000-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0034.000000T0000Z-140419T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.GL.A.0006.140420T1100Z-140421T0300Z/
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
350 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS MORNING...BECOMING
  NORTH THIS AFTERNOON. NORTHERLY WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS THIS
  EVENING...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NORTH
  WINDS OF 25 TO 20 KNOTS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 TO 8 FEET THIS MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
  THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET LATE TONIGHT...AND
  BUILDING FURTHER TO 8 TO 11 FEET BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND 9 TO 12
  FEET BY SUNDAY NIGHT.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

NELSON








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