Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
620 PM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

ANZ052-292330-
/O.CAN.KCAR.SW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-140730T0800Z/
INTRACOASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT ME TO STONINGTON ME-
620 PM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS.

THE SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW 5 FT ON THE INTRACOASTAL
WATERS...AND THEREFORE THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS
SEAS HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

ANZ050-051-300630-
/O.CON.KCAR.SW.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-140730T0800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT ME TO SCHOODIC POINT ME OUT 25 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT ME TO STONINGTON ME OUT 25 NM-
620 PM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

CB





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