Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1057 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALES AND STORM FORCE WINDS SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
NIGHT...

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
1057 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A STORM
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST MONDAY. THE GALE
WARNING IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* LOCATION...THE COASTAL OCEAN WATERS FROM CAPE MAY, NEW JERSEY
  TO FENWICK ISLAND, DE.

* WINDS...EAST 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT.

* SEAS...10 TO 16 FEET.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS ARE DEVELOPING LATE THIS EVENING.
  WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE OVERNIGHT. THE STRONGEST WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED DURING THE DAY ON MONDAY. WINDS WILL QUICKLY
  DECREASE FROM SOUTH TO NORTH LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL
  QUICKLY BUILD LATE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

ANZ431-231700-
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DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1057 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST MONDAY...

* LOCATION...LOWER DELAWARE BAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...5 TO 8 FEET.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS ARE ALREADY OCCURING LATE THIS
  EVENING. WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE OVERNIGHT. THE
  STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED DURING THE DAY ON MONDAY. WINDS
  WILL QUICKLY DECREASE FROM SOUTH TO NORTH LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON
  OR MONDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

ANZ450-451-231700-
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COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
1057 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...THE COASTAL OCEAN WATERS OF CENTRAL NEW JERSEY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 30 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT.

* SEAS...12 TO 18 FEET.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS WILL DEVELOP THROUGH THE
  OVERNIGHT. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED MONDAY FROM ABOUT
  MID MORNING THROUGH LATE EVENING. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE
  LATE MONDAY NIGHT. SEAS WILL QUICKLY BUILD LATE TONIGHT INTO
  MONDAY. GALE FORCE GUSTS MAY LINGER INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

ANZ452-453-231700-
/O.EXT.KPHI.SR.W.0001.170123T0357Z-170124T0500Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
1057 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST MONDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATION...THE COASTAL OCEAN WATERS OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT.

* SEAS...13 TO 18 FEET.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING
  AND OVERNIGHT. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED MONDAY FROM
  ABOUT MID MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING. WINDS WILL QUICKLY
  DECREASE FROM SOUTH TO NORTH MID TO LATE EVENING. SEAS WILL
  QUICKLY BUILD LATE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. GALE FORCE GUSTS MAY
  LINGER INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS LATE MONDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

ANZ430-231700-
/O.CON.KPHI.GL.W.0004.170123T0600Z-170124T0000Z/
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
1057 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE COASTAL OCEAN WATERS OF SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY AND
  DELAWARE AND DELAWARE BAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

* TIMING...WINDS INCREASE OVERNIGHT. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE
  EXPECTED DURING THE DAY ON MONDAY. WINDS WILL QUICKLY DECREASE
  FROM SOUTH TO NORTH LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL QUICKLY
  BUILD LATE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$
JRK



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