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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
342 AM EST THU NOV 20 2014

...GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT TODAY AND
CONTINUE INTO EARLY FRIDAY. SEAS WILL BUILD TO 4 TO 6
FEET...SUBSIDING LATE FRIDAY.

AMZ156-158-202000-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0100.141120T1800Z-141121T1200Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
342 AM EST THU NOV 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 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 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.

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