Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WHUS72 KILM 011812
MWWILM

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
112 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

AMZ250-252-254-256-020400-
/O.UPG.KILM.SC.Y.0010.150202T0500Z-150202T1200Z/
/O.UPG.KILM.GL.A.0002.150202T1200Z-150203T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KILM.GL.W.0003.150202T0400Z-150203T0600Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
112 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM EST
TUESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE
GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...6 TO 11 FEET...UP TO 13 FEET ALONG FRYING PAN SHOALS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS 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.

&&

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