Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
316 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

ANZ630>632-634-220430-
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Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
316 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT MONDAY NIGHT TO
6 PM EST TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from midnight Monday night to
6 PM EST Tuesday.

* Winds: Southwest winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

* Waves: 2 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.

&&

$$

ANZ635>638-220430-
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Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-York River-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
316 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT MONDAY NIGHT TO
6 PM EST TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from midnight Monday night to
6 PM EST Tuesday.

* Winds: Southwest 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 25 knots.

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.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$

ANZ633-220430-
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Currituck Sound-
316 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM EST TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 6 AM to 6 PM EST Tuesday.

* Winds: Southwest winds 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 Currituck Sound 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.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$

ANZ650-652-654-220430-
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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-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
316 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT MONDAY NIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT EST TUESDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from midnight Monday night
to midnight EST Tuesday night.

* Winds: South-Southwest 20 to 25 kt with gusts to 30 kt.
  Occasional gusts to 35 knots possible between 1 am and 7 am
  Tuesday morning.

* Seas: 4 to 6 Feet.

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.

&&

$$

ANZ656-658-220430-
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Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
316 PM EST Sun Jan 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM EST TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 6 AM to 6 PM EST Tuesday.

* Winds: Southwest winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* Seas: 4 to 5 feet.

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.

&&

$$



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