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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1006 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

ANZ650-652-271115-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150128T0300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT TO
20 NM-
1006 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST TUESDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST TUESDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH TO NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40
  KNOTS THROUGH TUESDAY.

* SEAS: 7 TO 12 FEET TONIGHT. SEAS SUBSIDE TO 5 TO 8 FEET TUESDAY
  THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE
CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT
IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE
SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
959 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

ANZ530>534-537>543-271100-
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150127T1200Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0023.150127T1200Z-150128T1100Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-
959 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST TUESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TUESDAY TO
6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...18 TO 33 KNOTS WITHIN THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

* WINDS...34 TO 47 KNOTS WITHIN THE GALE WARNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

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 SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
948 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

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.

ANZ830-271515-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
948 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO
8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
948 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

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.

ANZ828-271515-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
948 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
948 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

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.

ANZ825-271515-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
948 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO
18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 12 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
548 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

ANZ430-431-454-455-271215-
/O.CON.KPHI.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150127T2300Z/
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
548 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST TUESDAY...

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

* SEAS...7 TO 10 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 SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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