Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
401 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

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COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
401 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT
TO 6 PM EST SATURDAY...


THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT TO
6 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...ON FRIDAY BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 45 KT. SOUTHWEST WINDS TONIGHT COULD REACH 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET.

* FREEZING SPRAY...MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY IS LIKELY FRIDAY NIGHT
  AND SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY MEANS THAT LIGHT TO MODERATE
ACCUMULATION OF ICE IS EXPECTED ON VESSELS. OPERATING A VESSEL IN
FREEZING SPRAY CAN BE HAZARDOUS. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT VESSELS
BE PREPARED TO TAKE APPROPRIATE COUNTER MEASURES BEFORE PUTTING
TO SEA OR ENTER THE ADVISORY AREA. MARINERS ARE URGED TO ENSURE
THEIR LIFE SAVING EQUIPMENT REMAINS FREE OF ICE AND THAT THEIR
FIRE FIGHTING CAPABILITIES ARE NOT IMPACTED DUE TO ADVERSE
WEATHER CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ430-431-301015-
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DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
401 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT
TO 6 PM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT TO
6 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...ON FRIDAY BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 45 KT. SOUTHWEST WINDS TONIGHT COULD COME CLOSE TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

* FREEZING SPRAY...MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY IS LIKELY FRIDAY NIGHT
  AND SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY MEANS THAT LIGHT TO MODERATE
ACCUMULATION OF ICE IS EXPECTED ON VESSELS. OPERATING A VESSEL IN
FREEZING SPRAY CAN BE HAZARDOUS. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT VESSELS
BE PREPARED TO TAKE APPROPRIATE COUNTER MEASURES BEFORE PUTTING
TO SEA OR ENTER THE ADVISORY AREA. MARINERS ARE URGED TO ENSURE
THEIR LIFE SAVING EQUIPMENT REMAINS FREE OF ICE AND THAT THEIR
FIRE FIGHTING CAPABILITIES ARE NOT IMPACTED DUE TO ADVERSE
WEATHER CONDITIONS.

&&

$$






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