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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
113 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

ANZ530>532-535-536-538>541-020215-
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0006.150202T2000Z-150203T0600Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
113 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO 1 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...34 TO 47 KNOTS WITHIN THE GALE WARNING.

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 BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
113 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

ANZ533-534-537-542-543-020215-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0026.150202T0600Z-150202T2000Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0006.150202T2000Z-150203T0600Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-
113 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 3 PM EST
MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO 1 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...34 TO 47 KNOTS WITHIN THE GALE WARNING.

* WINDS...18 TO 33 KNOTS WITHIN THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
112 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

AMZ250-252-254-256-020400-
/O.UPG.KILM.SC.Y.0010.150202T0500Z-150202T1200Z/
/O.UPG.KILM.GL.A.0002.150202T1200Z-150203T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KILM.GL.W.0003.150202T0400Z-150203T0600Z/
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-
112 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM EST
TUESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE
GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...6 TO 11 FEET...UP TO 13 FEET ALONG FRYING PAN SHOALS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS 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.

&&

$$



5

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ915-020345-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
7 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 9 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
13 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 30 TO
40 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7
TO 12 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ825-020345-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST E. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35
KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ820-020345-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST E. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4
TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW LATE. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 12
FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ835-020345-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 12 FT LATE...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT LATE...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 16 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ828-020345-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 19 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30
KT LATE. SEAS BECOMING 8 TO 15 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.WED...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ830-020345-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING S
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 21 FT...HIGHEST SE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30
KT LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 16 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT LATE...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N TO NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 10
TO 16 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ833-020345-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1013 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 2 TO 5
FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 13
TO 21 FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 15 FT LATE...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
8 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 16 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
946 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

LOZ042>044-062>065-012300-
/O.CON.KBUF.UP.W.0002.150202T0100Z-150203T0000Z/
/O.CON.KBUF.GL.W.0004.150202T0400Z-150202T1800Z/
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN
BEACH-
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO MEXICO BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM HAMLIN BEACH TO SODUS BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM SODUS BAY TO MEXICO BAY-
LAKE ONTARIO OPEN WATERS FROM MEXICO BAY TO THE SAINT LAWRENCE
RIVER-
946 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS
EVENING TO 7 PM EST MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM
EST MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES...10 TO 14 FEET.

* HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY...SIGNIFICANT ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL
  OCCUR ON VESSELS DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND SPRAY FROM WAVE
  ACTION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

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.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
831 AM EST SUN FEB 1 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.

ANZ815-020400-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
831 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING W
TO SW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO
17 FT...HIGHEST SE. SNOW AND RAIN. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 9 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST
SE.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

.FORECASTER VUKITS. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
831 AM EST SUN FEB 1 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.

ANZ810-020400-
SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND BETWEEN THE GREAT SOUTH CHANNEL AND MONTAUK
POINT TO 1000 FM-
831 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 9 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN
BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S TO SE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING S
TO SW LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 18 FT. RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT...HIGHEST
SE. RAIN AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
12 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT...HIGHEST SE.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
831 AM EST SUN FEB 1 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.

ANZ805-020400-
GEORGES BANK BETWEEN CAPE COD AND 68W NORTH OF 1000 FM-
831 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 11 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 5 TO 10
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...EXCEPT S PORTION
BECOMING S TO SW 35 TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
11 TO 18 FT LATE. SNOW AND RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20
FT...HIGHEST S. RAIN AND SNOW WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO
14 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE...HIGHEST SE.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...WINDS BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST GALES ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT...

.NORTHEAST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION
AS A STRONG WINTER STORM TRACKS THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER
GREAT LAKES.  THIS INCREASE IN THE WIND FIELD WILL NOW BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF GALES TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
LAKE HURON...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN BOTH
THE DURATION AND MAGINITUDE OF THESE GUSTS NOW SUPPORT THE ISSUANCE
OF A GALE WARNING ACROSS THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS.  GALE FORCE
GUSTS WILL REMAIN TOO INFREQUENT ACROSS THE MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE
ERIE AND WILL HOLD WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AT THIS TIME.  WINDS WILL
DIMINISH ON MONDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION.

LHZ363-462-463-012130-
/O.NEW.KDTX.GL.W.0006.150202T0000Z-150202T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KDTX.UP.W.0005.150202T0000Z-150202T1500Z/
LAKE HURON FROM STURGEON POINT TO ALABASTER MI BEYOND 5NM OFF
SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
LAKE HURON FROM HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 10 AM EST MONDAY. A GALE WARNING HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
EST MONDAY.

* EXPECT HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY TO OCCUR FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
  10 AM EST MONDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED
  WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 37
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 10 FEET
  WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 14 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 1 AM MONDAY WITH
  THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 4 AM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MEANS HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IS
EXPECTED TO RAPIDLY ACCUMULATE ON VESSELS. THESE CONDITIONS CAN
BE EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TO NAVIGATION. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT
MARINERS NOT TRAINED TO OPERATE IN THESE CONDITIONS OR VESSELS
NOT PROPERLY EQUIPPED TO DO SO...REMAIN IN PORT OR AVOID THE
WARING AREA.

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 DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST GALES ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT...

.NORTHEAST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION
AS A STRONG WINTER STORM TRACKS THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER
GREAT LAKES.  THIS INCREASE IN THE WIND FIELD WILL NOW BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF GALES TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
LAKE HURON...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN BOTH
THE DURATION AND MAGINITUDE OF THESE GUSTS NOW SUPPORT THE ISSUANCE
OF A GALE WARNING ACROSS THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS.  GALE FORCE
GUSTS WILL REMAIN TOO INFREQUENT ACROSS THE MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE
ERIE AND WILL HOLD WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AT THIS TIME.  WINDS WILL
DIMINISH ON MONDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION.

LHZ421-422-012130-
/O.NEW.KDTX.GL.W.0006.150201T2200Z-150202T0900Z/
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER
SAGINAW BAY-INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 AM EST
MONDAY.

* WIND: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO
  30 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 37 KNOTS.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 12 AM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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 DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST GALES ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT...

.NORTHEAST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION
AS A STRONG WINTER STORM TRACKS THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER
GREAT LAKES.  THIS INCREASE IN THE WIND FIELD WILL NOW BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF GALES TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
LAKE HURON...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN BOTH
THE DURATION AND MAGINITUDE OF THESE GUSTS NOW SUPPORT THE ISSUANCE
OF A GALE WARNING ACROSS THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS.  GALE FORCE
GUSTS WILL REMAIN TOO INFREQUENT ACROSS THE MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE
ERIE AND WILL HOLD WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AT THIS TIME.  WINDS WILL
DIMINISH ON MONDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION.

LHZ464-012130-
/O.NEW.KDTX.GL.W.0006.150202T0000Z-150202T1500Z/
LAKE HURON FROM PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON BEYOND 5NM OFF SHORE-
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY.

* WIND: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO
  31 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 2 AM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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 DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...NORTHEAST GALES ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN LAKE HURON TONIGHT...

.NORTHEAST WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE REGION
AS A STRONG WINTER STORM TRACKS THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY AND LOWER
GREAT LAKES.  THIS INCREASE IN THE WIND FIELD WILL NOW BRING THE
POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF GALES TONIGHT ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL
LAKE HURON...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY.  INCREASING CONFIDENCE IN BOTH
THE DURATION AND MAGINITUDE OF THESE GUSTS NOW SUPPORT THE ISSUANCE
OF A GALE WARNING ACROSS THE AFOREMENTIONED LOCATIONS.  GALE FORCE
GUSTS WILL REMAIN TOO INFREQUENT ACROSS THE MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE
ERIE AND WILL HOLD WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS AT THIS TIME.  WINDS WILL
DIMINISH ON MONDAY AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION.

LHZ441>443-012130-
/O.NEW.KDTX.GL.W.0006.150202T0000Z-150202T1500Z/
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
349 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST
MONDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE GALE WARNING...EXPECT SUSTAINED
  WINDS UP TO 32 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS UP TO 36
  KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL BE 9 FEET
  WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 13 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 1 AM MONDAY WITH
  THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 3 AM MONDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

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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