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ANZ820-070830-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
334 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10
FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

ANZ825-070830-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
334 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO NW
5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

ANZ810-070830-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
332 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9
FT... BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN
BECOMING E TO NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.WED...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO
17 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.

$$

ANZ815-070830-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
332 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 14
FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER SCOVIL. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

ANZ800-070830-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
332 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO
16 FT. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
302 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STRONG WINDS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY...

ANZ350-353-071100-
/O.UPG.KOKX.GL.A.0005.160208T0500Z-160208T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KOKX.GL.W.0009.160208T0500Z-160208T2300Z/
MORICHES INLET NY TO MONTAUK POINT NY OUT 20 NM-
FIRE ISLAND INLET NY TO MORICHES INLET NY OUT 20 NM-
302 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT TO 6 PM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT TO 6 PM EST MONDAY.
THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40
  KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1234 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...A STRONG COASTAL STORM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
SUNDAY AND PASS OFF OF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST SUNDAY NIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO RAPIDLY STRENGTHEN INTO A STRONG
COASTAL STORM SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT, PASSING OFF OF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST SUNDAY NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PRODUCE GALE TO STORM
FORCE WINDS SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT WITH SEAS IN EXCESS OF 15
FEET.

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.

AMZ130-131-070545-
/O.UPG.KMHX.GL.A.0005.160207T1200Z-160208T0900Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.GL.W.0007.160207T1400Z-160208T1200Z/
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-
1234 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

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

* WAVES...2 TO 5 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1234 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...A STRONG COASTAL STORM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
SUNDAY AND PASS OFF OF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST SUNDAY NIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO RAPIDLY STRENGTHEN INTO A STRONG
COASTAL STORM SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT, PASSING OFF OF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST SUNDAY NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PRODUCE GALE TO STORM
FORCE WINDS SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT WITH SEAS IN EXCESS OF 15
FEET.

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.

AMZ136-137-070545-
/O.NEW.KMHX.GL.W.0007.160207T1400Z-160208T0900Z/
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
1234 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO 4 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO 4 AM EST
MONDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...1 TO 3 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1234 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...A STRONG COASTAL STORM WILL DEVELOP OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
SUNDAY AND PASS OFF OF THE NORTH CAROLINA COAST SUNDAY NIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO RAPIDLY STRENGTHEN INTO A STRONG
COASTAL STORM SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT, PASSING OFF OF THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST SUNDAY NIGHT. THE LOW WILL PRODUCE GALE TO STORM
FORCE WINDS SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT WITH SEAS IN EXCESS OF 15
FEET.

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.

AMZ150-070545-
/O.UPG.KMHX.GL.A.0005.160207T1200Z-160208T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.GL.W.0007.160207T1400Z-160208T1200Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1234 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO 7 AM EST
MONDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...11 TO 16 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
949 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...POWERFUL COASTAL STORM TO DEVELOP OFFSHORE SUNDAY...

AMZ250-252-254-256-070500-
/O.CON.KILM.GL.W.0002.160207T1100Z-160208T0300Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
949 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 10 PM EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 30 TO 35 KT...GUSTS TO 40 KT AT TIMES.

* SEAS...6 TO 12 FEET...HIGHEST OUTER WATERS.

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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