Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1004 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS CENTRAL
WATERS TONIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE MOVING NORTHEAST JUST OFFSHORE WILL PRODUCE GUSTY
WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS OVER THE OUTER WATERS FROM OREGON INLET
TO OCRACOKE INLET TONIGHT. EAST WINDS GUSTING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS
WILL BECOME NORTHEAST TO NORTH OVERNIGHT...PRODUCING SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. WINDS AND SEAS WILL DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT.

AMZ152-154-281200-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0093.000000T0000Z-160928T1200Z/
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-
1004 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...EAST 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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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