Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Tiyan, Guam

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WHGM70 PGUM 261841
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
441 AM CHST THU NOV 27 2014

.OVERVIEW...A TRADE-WIND SURGE WILL CREATE CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO
SMALL CRAFT FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

PMZ151>154-270900-
/O.NEW.PGUM.SC.Y.0023.141126T1841Z-141128T2000Z/
GUAM COASTAL WATERS-ROTA COASTAL WATERS-TINIAN COASTAL WATERS-
SAIPAN COASTAL WATERS-
441 AM CHST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CHST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TIYAN HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CHST SATURDAY.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT SEAS 10 FEET OR GREATER AND
SUSTAINED WINDS OF 22 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO BETWEEN 20 AND 25 KT
  BY NOON...THEN REMAINING NEAR THESE SPEEDS THROUGH FRIDAY.

* SEAS: 7 TO 9 FEET TODAY...INCREASING TO BETWEEN 8 AND 10 FEET
  TONIGHT AND FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID BOATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. IF TRAVEL BY
BOAT IS NECESSARY...EXERCISE CAUTION...ESPECIALLY NEAR REEF LINES
AND WHEN ENTERING OR LEAVING HARBORS AND INLETS.

&&

$$

MCELROY

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