Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
656 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS DEVELOPING THIS EVENING AND PERSISTING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AS A WARM
FRONT LIFTS THROUGH THE WATERS. WINDS WILL THEN BECOME NORTH ON
THURSDAY BEHIND A COLD FRONT AND CONTINUE TO BE GUSTY. NORTHERLY
GALE CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. SEAS WILL
PEAK IN THE 8 TO 11 FOOT RANGE THURSDAY EVENING.

AMZ135-041200-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0036.150304T0600Z-150307T0000Z/
PAMLICO SOUND-
656 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM WEDNESDAY TO 7 PM
EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20
  TO 30 KT LATE THURSDAY.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

AMZ152-154-156-041200-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0036.150304T0000Z-150307T0600Z/
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
656 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 30
  KNOTS LATE THURSDAY.

* SEAS...6 TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

AMZ158-041200-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0036.150304T0000Z-150307T0000Z/
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
656 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 30
  KNOTS LATE THURSDAY.

* SEAS...4 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

AMZ150-041200-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0036.150304T0300Z-150307T0600Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
656 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 AM EST SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20
  TO 30 KT LATE THURSDAY.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


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