Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
323 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...UNUSUALLY STRONG WESTERLY FLOW OVER THE NORTHERN GULF...

.WEST TO SOUTHWEST FLOW BETWEEN HIGH PRESSURE TO OUR SOUTH AND A
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE TO OUR NORTH IS RESULTING IN 20 KNOT WINDS
OVER THE NORTHERN GULF.

GMZ850-870-021000-
/O.NEW.KTBW.SC.Y.0020.150801T2100Z-150803T0200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
323 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA BAY RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT SUNDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

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