Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
928 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS THROUGH EARLY
THIS EVENING...

.PERSISTENT NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS HAVE LED TO SOME 6 FOOT SEAS
OVER THE OUTER NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WATERS. THESE ELEVATED SEAS
WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE LATER THIS EVENING.

AMZ150-152-154-302300-
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0057.160430T1328Z-160430T2300Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
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-
928 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTH AROUND 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 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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