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Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
955 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...NORTH TO NORTHWEST GALES FRI NIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.LARGE PRESSURE DEVELOPS ALONG THE SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND COAST
FRIDAY AND THEN INTENSIFIES INTO A GALE CENTER OVER THE WESTERN
GULF OF MAINE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. PERIODS OF SNOW AND
FREEZING SPRAY WILL ACCOMANY THE GALE CENTER.

ANZ236-301100-
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0048.150131T0700Z-150131T1800Z/
NARRAGANSETT BAY-
955 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 1 PM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  40 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FEET.

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 OR
EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

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