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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
931 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR
THE COASTAL AND OFFSHORE WATERS...

.HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF
OF MEXICO THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. ALTHOUGH WINDS AND SEAS ARE
LIKELY TO FALL BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS LATER THIS
AFTERNOON...ELEVATED WINDS TO CAUTIONARY LEVELS WILL REMAIN IN THE
FORECAST INTO SUNDAY...WITH PERIODS OF NEAR ADVISORY LEVEL WINDS
POSSIBLE.

GMZ870-873-876-101800-
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-161210T1800Z/
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
931 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS...DECREASING
  TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 7...FALLING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 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.

&&

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