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ANZ825-080845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
350 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...INCREASING TO N 40 TO 55 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W 10
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
305 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...DANGEROUS COASTAL STORM EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE WATERS THROUGH
EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO RAPIDLY STRENGTHEN OFF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL PRODUCE GALE TO STORM FORCE
WINDS THROUGH TONIGHT WITH SEAS 15 TO 20 FEET OR HIGHER.

MODERATE TO STRONG WESTERLY FLOW IS EXPECTED IN THE WAKE OF THE
COASTAL LOW AHEAD OF...AND BEHIND...A STRONG COLD FRONT WHICH IS
FORECAST TO MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS MONDAY NIGHT. THIS FLOW WILL
HELP MAINTAIN ELEVATED SEAS OF 6 FEET OR HIGHER THROUGH MUCH OF
NEXT WEEK.

AMZ152-154-080815-
/O.CON.KMHX.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160208T1200Z/
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-
305 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 30 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT.

* SEAS...15 TO 20 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
305 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...DANGEROUS COASTAL STORM EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE WATERS THROUGH
EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

.LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO RAPIDLY STRENGTHEN OFF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL PRODUCE GALE TO STORM FORCE
WINDS THROUGH TONIGHT WITH SEAS 15 TO 20 FEET OR HIGHER.

MODERATE TO STRONG WESTERLY FLOW IS EXPECTED IN THE WAKE OF THE
COASTAL LOW AHEAD OF...AND BEHIND...A STRONG COLD FRONT WHICH IS
FORECAST TO MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS MONDAY NIGHT. THIS FLOW WILL
HELP MAINTAIN ELEVATED SEAS OF 6 FEET OR HIGHER THROUGH MUCH OF
NEXT WEEK.

AMZ150-080815-
/O.UPG.KMHX.GL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-160208T1200Z/
/O.EXA.KMHX.SR.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160208T1200Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
305 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A STORM WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY. THE
GALE WARNING IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTH 35 TO 45 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 KT.

* SEAS...13 TO 18 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 48 TO 63 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE
SHELTER UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE. COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR VERY STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEA CONDITIONS...AND
CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL WINDS
AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

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