Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WHUS72 KILM 271529
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1129 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NORTH CAROLINA
WATERS AND EXERCISE CAUTION FOR THE SOUTH CAROLINA WATERS...

AMZ250-252-280100-
/O.CON.KILM.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-150328T0300Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
1129 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...WEST SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON...WILL VEER TO
  THE NORTHWEST THROUGH NORTH AT 15 TO 25 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30
  KT.

* SEAS...3 TO 4 FT WILL BUILD BACK TO 3 TO 6 FEET LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING THROUGH THIS EVENING. AVERAGE PERIODS
  WILL RUN 4.5 TO 5.5 SECONDS.

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.

&&

$$
DCH



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