Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
312 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016


AMZ470-472-474-070300-
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/O.CON.KJAX.GL.W.0004.160207T0300Z-160208T0300Z/
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
312 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 PM EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH TO
  NORTHWEST AROUND 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH
  SUNDAY.

* GUSTS...A FEW GUSTS TO GALE FORCE THROUGH THIS EVENING. FREQUENT
  GUSTS TO GALE FORCE WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS LATE TONIGHT AND
  SUNDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET
  WILL BUILD TO 10 TO 15 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 19 FEET
  TONIGHT. SEAS WILL BUILD TO 12 TO 17 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  TO 22 FEET ON SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS 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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

AMZ450-452-454-070300-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-160208T0300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
312 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHWEST 20
  TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUSTS
  TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 5 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET
  BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET ON
  SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


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