Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
257 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...ELEVATED SEAS WILL PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND...

.LINGERING SWELL ENERGY WILL PRODUCE ELEVATED SEAS OVER THE
NORTHERN WATERS EARLY THIS MORNING AND THEN AGAIN LATER TONIGHT
AND FOR THE CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

AMZ150-211000-
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S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
257 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...

* WINDS...WEST 5 KT OR LESS.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET EARLY SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET 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.

&&

$$

AMZ152-154-212100-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0088.000000T0000Z-170926T0000Z/
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
257 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 KTS THROUGH SATURDAY.
  NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KTS SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY, BUILDING TO 8 TO 12
  FEET LATE THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET 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.

&&

$$

HEDEN


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