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Gale Warning


OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ835-260915-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
417 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S AND INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT FAR SW PORTION SHIFTING TO W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ833-260915-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
417 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...SHIFTING TO S AND
INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN SHIFTING TO W TO
NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT...HIGHEST NE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 5 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
E.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5
TO 9 FT...BECOMING 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
355 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.WIND WILL INCREASE TONIGHT WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 KNOTS INTO
WEDNESDAY AS LOW PRESSURE FORMS ON A COLD FRONT OFFSHORE AND MOVES
TO THE NORTH ACROSS THE NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY. ROUGH SEAS WILL PERSIST OVER THE COASTAL WATERS INTO
LATE WEEK.

AMZ150-152-154-156-158-260900-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0102.000000T0000Z-141128T0700Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
355 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
333 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

AMZ250-252-254-256-260445-
/O.EXT.KILM.SC.Y.0061.141126T0500Z-141127T0000Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
333 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
7 PM EST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN
THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
321 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

AMZ350-260430-
/O.EXT.KCHS.SC.Y.0070.141126T0900Z-141126T2100Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
321 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
313 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

SCZ045-260415-
/O.NEW.KCHS.LW.Y.0021.141126T0900Z-141126T1500Z/
INLAND BERKELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MONCKS CORNER
313 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY
FOR LAKE MOULTRIE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH AND NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25
  KNOTS.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO AROUND 2 FT.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH WAVES ON LAKE MOULTRIE WILL
  MAKE CONDITIONS DIFFICULT FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION SINCE STRONG
WINDS AND ROUGH WAVES CAN OVERTURN SMALL CRAFT.

&&

$$


Marine Weather Statement


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
132 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

AMZ350-352-354-260245-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
132 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...PATCHY FOG WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS THIS AFTERNOON...

RECENT REPORTS FROM THE COAST AND AREA WEB CAMS INDICATE THAT
PATCHY FOG CONTINUES ACROSS THE LOCAL ATLANTIC WATERS...JUST
OUTSIDE THE CHARLESTON HARBOR AND THE SAVANNAH RIVER AREA. THIS
IS THE RESULT OF SLIGHTLY WARMER AIR BLOWING ACROSS THE
UNDERLYING COOL WATERS NEAR THE COAST.

VISIBILITY IN THE FOG WILL BE UNDER 2 NM...AT TIMES EVEN NEAR 1
NM. IF THE FOG BECOMES DENSE AND WIDESPREAD ENOUGH THEN DENSE FOG
ADVISORIES WOULD BE REQUIRED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS ARE URGED TO NAVIGATE WITH EXTREME CARE. IF YOU MUST
NAVIGATE IN THESE CONDITIONS...PROCEED WITH CAUTION. USE PROPER
FOG SIGNALS...INCLUDING FOG HORNS. MAKE SURE ALL NAVIGATIONAL
RUNNING LIGHTS ARE ON.

PLEASE RELAY ANY REPORTS OF SEA FOG TO THE CHARLESTON OR TYBEE
ISLAND COAST GUARD STATIONS AND ASK THEM TO IMMEDIATELY FORWARD
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
411 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

GAZ087-088-099>101-114>116-118-137-138-140-SCZ040-042>044-047-052-
262115-
JENKINS-SCREVEN-CANDLER-BULLOCH-EFFINGHAM-TATTNALL-EVANS-
INLAND BRYAN-INLAND CHATHAM-LONG-INLAND LIBERTY-INLAND MCINTOSH-
ALLENDALE-HAMPTON-INLAND COLLETON-DORCHESTER-INLAND JASPER-
TIDAL BERKELEY-
411 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND
SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HEAVY RAIN...WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL IMPACT THE
AREA TONIGHT AS LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OFF THE COAST. MINOR
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
411 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ048>051-262115-
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
411 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND
SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HEAVY RAIN...WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL IMPACT THE
AREA TONIGHT AS LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OFF THE COAST. MINOR
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
HOWEVER...IF HEAVY RAIN IS ONGOING NEAR THE TIME OF THE LATE
EVENING HIGH TIDE AROUND 9 TO 11 PM...THEN MORE SIGNIFICANT
FLOODING MAY OCCUR.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
411 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

SCZ045-262115-
INLAND BERKELEY-
411 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY FOR
LAKE MOULTRIE...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE WIND ADVISORY.

HEAVY RAIN...WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL IMPACT THE
AREA TONIGHT AS LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OFF THE COAST. MINOR
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE WIND ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
258 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053>056-262000-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
258 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

LOCALIZED FLOODING DUE TO WIDESPREAD AND SUSTAINED RAINFALL
POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY AFTER MIDNIGHT ALONG THE COAST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
258 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

AMZ250-252-254-256-262000-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
258 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 7 PM EST
WEDNESDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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