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ANZ800-230215-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
1009 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT LATE. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E TO NE 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. AREAS OF RAIN AND FOG WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
324 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

... GALE FORCE WINDS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY ...

ANZ150>154-220930-
/O.CON.KGYX.GL.W.0025.141022T0600Z-141023T1200Z/
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-PENOBSCOT BAY-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-CASCO BAY-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
324 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM WEDNESDAY TO 8 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

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

* SEAS...10 TO 15 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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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