Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
934 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

ANZ453>455-290600-
/O.CON.KPHI.SW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-140829T0600Z/
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-
934 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

* SWELL PERIOD...NEAR 12 SECONDS.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.

* TREND...THIS ADVISORY MAY BE CANCELED SOONER IF THE RECENT
  LESSENING OF THE SEA STATE CONTINUES.

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. LONG PERIOD SWELLS CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE
BREAKING WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO
BREAK MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN NORMAL. REMEMBER...
BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN A LARGE VESSEL.

&&

$$

ANZ450>452-290600-
/O.CON.KPHI.SW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-140829T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
934 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

* SWELL PERIOD...NEAR 12 SECONDS.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.

* TREND...THIS ADVISORY MAY BE CANCELED SOONER IF THE RECENT
  LESSENING OF THE SEA STATE CONTINUES.

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. LONG PERIOD SWELLS CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE
BREAKING WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO
BREAK MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN NORMAL. REMEMBER...
BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN A LARGE VESSEL.

&&

$$






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