Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
345 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

AMZ470-472-474-182000-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0034.000000T0000Z-140421T2200Z/
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
345 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING
  SOUTHEAST OVER THE FLORIDA WATERS THIS AFTERNOON. SOUTHEAST TO
  SOUTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS TONIGHT...BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST
  ON SATURDAY...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTH SATURDAY NIGHT AND
  INCREASING TO NEAR GALE FORCE BY EARLY SUNDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET TODAY...SUBSIDING TO TO 5 TO 8 FEET
  TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...THEN REBUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET BY EARLY
  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.

&&

$$

AMZ450-452-454-182000-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0034.000000T0000Z-140418T2200Z/
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
345 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING
  SOUTHEAST OVER THE FLORIDA WATERS THIS AFTERNOON. SOUTHEAST TO
  SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET TODAY...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
  TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

NELSON










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