Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
422 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

AMZ250-252-254-256-211730-
/O.NEW.KILM.SC.Y.0004.170122T1100Z-170124T2300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT
20 NM-
422 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO 6 PM EST
TUESDAY.

* WINDS AND TIMING...FOR SUNDAY...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT.
  WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. FOR MONDAY THRU MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST
  TO WEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH FEW GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...WILL PEAK 6 TO 9 FEET WITH A DOMINATING PERIOD OF 5 TO 7
  SECONDS. HIGHEST SEAS WILL OCCUR OFF CAPE FEAR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND OR SEA OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS,
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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DCH


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