Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
410 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

...ROUGH SEAS EXPECTED ACROSS THE WATERS FROM CAPE HATTERAS
NORTHWARD THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.PERSISTENT STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS WILL RESULT IN SEAS BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FEET ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HATTERAS NORTH
TODAY...CONTINUING THIS EVENING.

AMZ150-152-052015-
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0083.150905T0810Z-150906T0400Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
410 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 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 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

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