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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
358 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...LIFE THREATENING STORM FOR MARINERS THROUGH TONIGHT WITH
HURRICANE FORCE NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS BETWEEN 55 AND 70 KNOTS
ALONG WITH DANGEROUS SEAS BUILDING TO 25 TO 35 FEET ACROSS THE EASTERN
OCEAN WATERS...

ANZ251-271700-
/O.NEW.KBOX.UP.Y.0003.150127T0858Z-150128T1300Z/
/O.CON.KBOX.SR.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150128T0000Z/
MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
358 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
...STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60
  KT. SEAS 30 TO 35 FEET.

* FREEZING SPRAY...MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY WITH ICE ACCRETION
  HOURLY RATES OF 0.30 INCHES TO 0.70 INCHES LIKELY.

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.

A FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY MEANS THAT LIGHT TO MODERATE
ACCUMULATION OF ICE IS EXPECTED ON VESSELS. OPERATING A VESSEL IN
FREEZING SPRAY CAN BE HAZARDOUS. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT VESSELS
BE PREPARED TO TAKE APPROPRIATE COUNTER MEASURES BEFORE PUTTING
TO SEA OR ENTER THE ADVISORY AREA. THE COAST GUARD URGES MARINERS
TO ENSURE THEIR LIFE SAVING EQUIPMENT REMAINS FREE OF ICE.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
358 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...LIFE THREATENING STORM FOR MARINERS THROUGH TONIGHT WITH
HURRICANE FORCE NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS BETWEEN 55 AND 70 KNOTS
ALONG WITH DANGEROUS SEAS BUILDING TO 25 TO 35 FEET ACROSS THE EASTERN
OCEAN WATERS...

ANZ237-271700-
/O.NEW.KBOX.UP.Y.0003.150127T0858Z-150128T1300Z/
/O.CON.KBOX.SR.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150128T0000Z/
BLOCK ISLAND SOUND-
358 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
...STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 KT.
  SEAS 13 TO 18 FEET.

* FREEZING SPRAY...MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY WITH ICE ACCRETION
  HOURLY RATES OF 0.30 INCHES TO 0.70 INCHES LIKELY.

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.

A FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY MEANS THAT LIGHT TO MODERATE
ACCUMULATION OF ICE IS EXPECTED ON VESSELS. OPERATING A VESSEL IN
FREEZING SPRAY CAN BE HAZARDOUS. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT VESSELS
BE PREPARED TO TAKE APPROPRIATE COUNTER MEASURES BEFORE PUTTING
TO SEA OR ENTER THE ADVISORY AREA. THE COAST GUARD URGES MARINERS
TO ENSURE THEIR LIFE SAVING EQUIPMENT REMAINS FREE OF ICE.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
358 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...LIFE THREATENING STORM FOR MARINERS THROUGH TONIGHT WITH
HURRICANE FORCE NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS BETWEEN 55 AND 70 KNOTS
ALONG WITH DANGEROUS SEAS BUILDING TO 25 TO 35 FEET ACROSS THE EASTERN
OCEAN WATERS...

ANZ230-236-271700-
/O.CON.KBOX.SR.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150128T0000Z/
BOSTON HARBOR-NARRAGANSETT BAY-
358 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT.
  SEAS 2 TO 4 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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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
828 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS FROM 25 NM
OFFSHORE TO THE HAGUE LINE...EXCEPT TO 1000 FM S OF NEW ENGLAND

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.

ANZ800-280345-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
828 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 45 TO 60 KT...DIMINISHING TO 40 TO 55 KT LATE. SEAS
22 TO 34 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...DIMINISHING TO 35 TO 45 KT LATE.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 21 FT. SNOW AND RAIN. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 7 TO 12 FT...HIGHEST SE. CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING NW
25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT...HIGHEST S.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO
17 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
828 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

NEW ENGLAND CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS FROM 25 NM
OFFSHORE TO THE HAGUE LINE...EXCEPT TO 1000 FM S OF NEW ENGLAND

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.

ANZ805-280345-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
828 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STORM WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION S TO SE WINDS 30
TO 40 KT BECOMING W TO NW 45 TO 60 KT LATE. SEAS 20 TO 32 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 40 TO 55 KT...DIMINISHING TO NW 25 TO 35
KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 19 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO S 15 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11
TO 20 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
528 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE TO STORM CONDITIONS TODAY...

ANZ330-340-271700-
/O.EXT.KOKX.SR.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150127T1700Z/
LONG ISLAND SOUND EAST OF NEW HAVEN CT/PORT JEFFERSON NY-
PECONIC AND GARDINERS BAYS-
528 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

...STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET ON THE EASTERN SOUND.

* TIMING...THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A STORM WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 48 TO
63 KT ARE EXPECTED 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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