Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
241 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

AMZ470-472-474-201000-
/O.UPG.KJAX.SC.Y.0035.140420T0500Z-140420T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.GL.W.0008.140420T0400Z-140421T0400Z/
/O.UPG.KJAX.GL.A.0006.140420T1100Z-140421T0300Z/
/O.EXT.KJAX.SC.Y.0036.140421T0400Z-140422T1000Z/
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-
241 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT EDT
SUNDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT
TO 6 AM EDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT
EDT SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST INCREASING TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT...NORTH 25 TO
  30 KNOTS SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
  MONDAY. FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
  EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 TO 8 FEET TONIGHT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET
  SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET MONDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

AMZ450-452-454-201000-
/O.EXT.KJAX.SC.Y.0035.140420T0400Z-140421T1100Z/
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-
241 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
7 AM EDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH INCREASING TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT...AND NORTH
  20 TO 25 KNOTS SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.

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.

&&

$$







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