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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
958 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

AMZ454-230900-
/O.NEW.KJAX.SC.Y.0014.170223T0258Z-170223T0900Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.GL.A.0003.170223T0900Z-170223T2100Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.170223T2100Z-170224T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
958 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THURSDAY TO
5 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT...WITH
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE FORCE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT. NORTHEAST
  WINDS 25 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE FORCE ON THURSDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO TO 11 FEET OVERNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
  SEAS UP TO 13 FEET ON THURSDAY.

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.

&&

$$

AMZ472-230900-
/O.EXT.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-170223T0900Z/
/O.EXA.KJAX.GL.A.0003.170223T0900Z-170223T2100Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.SC.Y.0015.170223T2100Z-170224T2100Z/
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
958 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THURSDAY TO 4 PM EST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THURSDAY TO 4 PM EST
FRIDAY. A GALE WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...EAST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT...WITH
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE FORCE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT. EAST
  NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE
  FORCE ON THURSDAY.


* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO 13 FEET TONIGHT. SEAS TO 8 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO 14 FEET ON THURSDAY.

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.

&&

$$

AMZ474-230900-
/O.EXT.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-170223T0900Z/
/O.EXT.KJAX.GL.A.0003.170223T0900Z-170223T2100Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0013.170223T2100Z-170224T2100Z/
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
958 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM EST THURSDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THURSDAY TO
4 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...EAST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS OVERNIGHT...WITH
  OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE FORCE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT. NORTHEAST
  WINDS 25 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE FORCE ON THURSDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
  SEAS TO 14 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.

&&

$$

AMZ452-230900-
/O.EXT.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.170223T0258Z-170224T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
958 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...EAST NORTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
  TONIGHT. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS ON THURSDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO 9 FEET. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11
  FEET ON THURSDAY.

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.

&&

$$

AMZ470-230900-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-170224T2100Z/
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
958 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...EAST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT...BECOMING
  EAST NORTHEAST ON THURSDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO 10 FEET. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11
  FEET ON THURSDAY.

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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