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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...EAST 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT INCREASING
  TO 30 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT LATER THIS MORNING, BEFORE
  QUICKLY DIMINISHING THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS...9 TO 14 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NM-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT THIS
  MORNING, DIMINISHING THIS AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
  TONIGHT AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
  LATER TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET, THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET BY
  TUESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
SEAS OF 5 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

ANZ630-631-231700-
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/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170124T2100Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST TUESDAY...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT THROUGH
  MIDDAY, DIMINISHING THIS AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHWEST
  TONIGHT AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
  LATER TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* WAVES...3 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES OF 4 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE CHESAPEAKE BAY ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

ANZ636-231500-
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/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0009.170123T0900Z-170123T1500Z/
YORK RIVER-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...EAST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER
THE RIVERS OF EASTERN VIRGINIA ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

ANZ635-231700-
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/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0009.170123T0900Z-170123T1800Z/
RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...EAST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER
THE RIVERS OF EASTERN VIRGINIA ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

ANZ633-231000-
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CURRITUCK SOUND-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING.

$$

ANZ637-231000-
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JAMES RIVER FROM JAMESTOWN TO THE JAMES RIVER BRIDGE-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 4 AM EST EARLY THIS MORNING.

$$

ANZ656-231700-
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/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170125T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-
NORTH CAROLINA BORDER OUT TO 20 NM-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT THIS
  MORNING, DIMINISHING THIS AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST
  TONIGHT AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
  LATER TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET, THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET BY
  TUESDAY NIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...AREAS OF FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
SEAS OF 5 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ632-231700-
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/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170124T2100Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT THIS
  MORNING, DIMINISHING THIS AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHWEST
  TONIGHT AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
  LATER TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* WAVES...3 TO 4 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...AREAS OF FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES OF 4 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE CHESAPEAKE BAY ARE EXPECTED
TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ634-231700-
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CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING
THE CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT THIS
  MORNING, DIMINISHING THIS AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHWEST
  TONIGHT AND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT
  LATER TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...AREAS OF FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES OF 4 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE CHESAPEAKE BAY ARE EXPECTED
TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

ANZ638-231500-
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/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-170123T1500Z/
JAMES RIVER FROM JAMES RIVER BRIDGE TO HAMPTON ROADS BRIDGE-
TUNNEL-
349 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...EAST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

* VISIBILITY...AREAS OF FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER
THE RIVERS OF EASTERN VIRGINIA ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$



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