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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
414 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS AND INCREASED SEAS CONTINUE THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE WATERS THIS MORNING BRINGING
A NORTHERLY SURGE AROUND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
KNOTS THAT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING. LINGERING SWELL
FROM LOW PRESSURE EAST OF BERMUDA COMBINED WITH THE WINDS WILL
BRING SEAS AROUND 4 TO 7 FEET ACROSS THE WATERS ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF TONIGHT.

AMZ150-292015-
/O.EXB.KMHX.SC.Y.0038.170329T1500Z-170329T2300Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
414 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM
EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS
MORNING TO 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
414 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS AND INCREASED SEAS CONTINUE THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE WATERS THIS MORNING BRINGING
A NORTHERLY SURGE AROUND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
KNOTS THAT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING. LINGERING SWELL
FROM LOW PRESSURE EAST OF BERMUDA COMBINED WITH THE WINDS WILL
BRING SEAS AROUND 4 TO 7 FEET ACROSS THE WATERS ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF TONIGHT.

AMZ152-154-292015-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0038.000000T0000Z-170330T0800Z/
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-
414 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
414 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS AND INCREASED SEAS CONTINUE THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE WATERS THIS MORNING BRINGING
A NORTHERLY SURGE AROUND 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
KNOTS THAT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING. LINGERING SWELL
FROM LOW PRESSURE EAST OF BERMUDA COMBINED WITH THE WINDS WILL
BRING SEAS AROUND 4 TO 7 FEET ACROSS THE WATERS ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF TONIGHT.

AMZ156-158-292015-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0038.000000T0000Z-170330T0500Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
414 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FEET 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
401 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

AMZ250-252-254-256-300815-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
401 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for The adjacent Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Small craft conditions are expected late Thursday through Friday and
again early next week.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
401 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053>056-300815-
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-
401 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast North Carolina and
northeast South Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
356 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

NCZ029-044>047-079>081-090>095-098-103-104-300800-
Martin-Pitt-Washington-Tyrrell-Mainland Dare-Greene-Beaufort-
Mainland Hyde-Duplin-Lenoir-Jones-Craven-Pamlico-Carteret-Onslow-
Outer Banks Dare-Outer Banks Hyde-
356 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for eastern North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

There is a Marginal Threat of Severe Thunderstorms over the area
again on Friday. The primary threat will be strong gusty winds and
hail. Localized heavy rainfall of over an inch is likely with this
system Friday into Friday night which could produce minor flooding of
low-lying areas.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
313 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-301030-
Person-Granville-Vance-Warren-Halifax-Forsyth-Guilford-Alamance-
Orange-Durham-Franklin-Nash-Edgecombe-Davidson-Randolph-Chatham-Wake-
Johnston-Wilson-Stanly-Montgomery-Moore-Lee-Harnett-Wayne-Anson-
Richmond-Scotland-Hoke-Cumberland-Sampson-
313 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected Friday as an upper
level disturbance passes through the region. A few of these storms
could be strong to severe, with a primary threat of damaging winds.

Another powerful storm system will cross the area early next week,
bringing a risk of strong to possibly severe thunderstorms, mainly
Monday afternoon through Monday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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