Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
305 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-272000-
/O.NEW.KJAX.SC.Y.0022.150227T2000Z-150301T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
305 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 AM EST SUNDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 20 KNOTS THIS
  AFTERNOON. NORTHEAST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT
  AND SATURDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...NEAR SHORE SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET TODAY.
  OFFSHORE SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET TODAY. NEAR SHORE SEAS
  BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT. OFFSHORE SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
  9 FEET TONIGHT. NEAR SHORE SEAS PEAKING AT 6 TO 8 FEET ON
  SATURDAY. OFFSHORE SEAS PEAKING AT 7 TO 10 FEET SATURDAY AND
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

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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