Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
400 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS DEVELOPING ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS
TODAY...

.A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS TODAY. SOUTHWEST WINDS
WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
ACROSS THE CENTRAL WATERS. THE FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY WITH WINDS AND SEAS SUBSIDING.

AMZ156-158-030900-
/O.CAN.KMHX.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-160504T0800Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
400 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS
CANCELLED THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

WINDS AND SEAS WILL REMAIN BELOW SMALL CRAFT CRITERIA.

$$

AMZ152-154-032100-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-160504T0800Z/
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-
400 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$



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