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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1008 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM TO HURRICANE FORCE CONDITIONS WITH STRONG NOR`EASTER
LATE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY MORNING...

ANZ335-338-261115-
/O.CON.KOKX.GL.W.0006.150126T2300Z-150127T2300Z/
LONG ISLAND SOUND WEST OF NEW HAVEN CT/PORT JEFFERSON NY-
NEW YORK HARBOR-
1008 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MONDAY TO 6 PM EST
TUESDAY...

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

* SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET.

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE MONDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 34 TO
47 KT ARE EXPECTED 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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