Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
335 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS DEVELOPING SOUTH OF OREGON INLET TONIGHT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. SOUTHWEST
WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6
FEET SOUTH OF OREGON INLET. THE FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS
TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY WITH WINDS AND SEAS SUBSIDING.

AMZ152-154-021945-
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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-
335 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 2 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO
2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

AMZ156-158-021945-
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S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
335 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO 2 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO
2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$



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