Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
525 AM CHST THU MAR 5 2015

...STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.FRESH TO STRONG WINDS WITH A TRADE-WIND SURGE WILL GENERATE
LARGE SWELLS HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN THE MARIANAS WATERS
TODAY.

PMZ151>154-050800-
/O.CON.PGUM.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150305T0800Z/
GUAM COASTAL WATERS-ROTA COASTAL WATERS-TINIAN COASTAL WATERS-
SAIPAN COASTAL WATERS-
525 AM CHST THU MAR 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CHST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...EAST-NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS
  IN SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS OF 7 TO 9 FEET WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE
  WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
STANKO



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