Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS CONTINUE ALONG THE
NORTH CAROLINA COAST...

.A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN DEEP LOW PRESSURE OFF THE MID
ATLANTIC COAST AND HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TO THE WEST WILL KEEP
WINDS TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVER THE SOUNDS AND NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
COASTAL WATERS TODAY. WINDS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CRITERIA FOR THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND SOUTH
OF OCRACOKE LATER THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS FOR THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN
COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY.

AMZ150-152-154-232100-
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S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
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-
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT.

* 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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AMZ130-131-135-232100-
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ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-PAMLICO SOUND-
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...1 TO 3 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.

&&

$$

AMZ156-232100-
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S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
339 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...3 TO 6 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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