Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
259 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017


AMZ470-472-474-221000-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0003.170122T0400Z-170122T2100Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.GL.A.0002.170122T2100Z-170124T0400Z/
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-
259 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 PM EST SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT...
  SHIFTING TO THE WEST AT 25 TO 30 KNOTS SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  MONDAY EVENING. FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
  MONDAY NIGHT...WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET.

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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

AMZ450-452-454-221000-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0003.170122T1500Z-170124T1500Z/
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-
259 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SUNDAY TO
10 AM EST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KNOTS ON SUNDAY...
  SHIFTING TO THE WEST AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS SUNDAY NIGHT. AN
  OCCASIONAL GALE FORCE GUST IS POSSIBLE MONDAY AND MONDAY
  NIGHT.

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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