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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
926 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE TONIGHT
FOR WATERS FROM DESTIN TO THE SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 60 NM...

...A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
FOR COASTAL AND OFFSHORE WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN...

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY FOR COASTAL AND OFFSHORE WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA
TO THE OCHLOCKONEE RIVER...

GMZ750-770-172100-
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/O.CON.KTAE.GL.A.0003.140418T0600Z-140419T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
926 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING. THE ONGOING SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONTINUES UNTIL 2 AM
EDT FRIDAY.

* PEAK WINDS: TODAY...EAST AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. TONIGHT
  THROUGH TOMORROW...WINDS AS HIGH AS 30 TO 35 KNOTS WILL BE
  POSSIBLE.

* PEAK SEAS: 6 TO 8 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET TODAY. SEAS
  POSSIBLY AS HIGH AS 10 FEET ON FRIDAY.

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
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
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.

&&

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GMZ730-765-172100-
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APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
926 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...

* PEAK WINDS: NORTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* PEAK SEAS: 2 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 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
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

GMZ755-775-172100-
/O.CON.KTAE.SC.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-140419T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
926 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT FRIDAY...

* PEAK WINDS: EAST AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY...TURNING SOUTH ON
  FRIDAY.

* PEAK SEAS: 5 TO 7 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 9 FEET. SEAS HIGHEST
  OFFSHORE.

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
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$








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