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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
313 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

AMZ470-472-474-090400-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-160208T2100Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.GL.W.0005.160208T2100Z-160209T2100Z/
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
313 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...BECOMING
  WEST TO NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.

* GUSTS...FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TUESDAY.

* SEAS...6 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FT THROUGH
  TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

AMZ450-452-454-090400-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0014.160208T2100Z-160210T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
313 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 KNOTS THROUGH EARLY EVENING...BECOMING
  WEST TO NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

* GUSTS...OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE FORCE ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET THROUGH
  TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

NELSON


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