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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
653 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ530>532-535-538>541-212000-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0036.180221T1400Z-180221T2300Z/
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-
Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-Eastern Bay-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
653 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means winds of 18 to 33 knots are imminent
or occurring. Boaters operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
653 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ533-536-542-212000-
/O.EXT.KLWX.SC.Y.0036.180221T1153Z-180221T2300Z/
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point MD-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island MD-
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
653 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means winds of 18 to 33 knots are imminent
or occurring. Boaters operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
653 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ534-537-543-212000-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-180221T2300Z/
Chesapeake Bay from Drum Point MD to Smith Point VA-
Tidal Potomac from Cobb Island MD to Smith Point VA-
Tangier Sound and the inland waters surrounding Bloodsworth
Island-
653 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means winds of 18 to 33 knots are imminent
or occurring. Boaters operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Caribou ME
506 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ050>052-211815-
/O.CON.KCAR.SC.Y.0027.180221T1200Z-180222T1200Z/
Coastal Waters from Eastport, ME to Schoodic Point, ME out 25 NM-
Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME out
25 NM-
Intra Coastal Waters from Schoodic Point, ME to Stonington, ME-
506 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* Winds and Seas...West winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30
  kt. Seas 4 to 7 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 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 Gray ME
359 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018


ANZ150>152-154-212300-
/O.CON.KGYX.SC.Y.0023.180221T1000Z-180222T1000Z/
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
Penobscot Bay-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out
25 NM-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
359 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...West 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

* SEAS...3 to 6 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 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 Taunton MA
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ237-211645-
/O.EXT.KBOX.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-180222T0200Z/
Block Island Sound-
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Southwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 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 Taunton MA
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ231>234-211645-
/O.EXT.KBOX.SC.Y.0029.180221T0900Z-180222T0000Z/
Cape Cod Bay-Nantucket Sound-Vineyard Sound-Buzzards Bay-
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Southwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 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.

&&

$$

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Taunton MA
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ235-211645-
/O.EXT.KBOX.SC.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-180222T0200Z/
Rhode Island Sound-
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Southwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 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 New York NY
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ350-353-211500-
/O.EXT.KOKX.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-180222T1100Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.MF.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-180221T1500Z/
Moriches Inlet NY to Montauk Point NY out 20 nm-
Fire Island Inlet NY to Moriches Inlet NY out 20 nm-
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...West winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.
  Seas 4 to 5 feet.

* VISIBILITY...One quarter mile or less at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that sustained wind speeds or
frequent gusts of 25 to 33 kt and/or seas of 5 ft or higher are
expected or occurring, and hazardous to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in these conditions.

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Taunton MA
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ250-254-211645-
/O.EXT.KBOX.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-180222T0600Z/
Coastal waters east of Ipswich Bay and the Stellwagen Bank
National Marine Sanctuary-
Coastal waters from Provincetown MA to Chatham MA to Nantucket MA
out 20 nm-
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Southwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 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 Taunton MA
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ255-256-211645-
/O.EXT.KBOX.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-180222T0600Z/
Coastal Waters extending out to 25 nm South of Marthas Vineyard
and Nantucket-
Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out
to 20 nm South of Block Island-
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Southwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Seas 3 to 6 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 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 Taunton MA
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

ANZ230-211645-
/O.NEW.KBOX.SC.Y.0031.180221T1300Z-180221T2300Z/
Boston Harbor-
342 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM
EST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM this morning to 6 PM EST
this evening.

* WINDS AND SEAS...Southwest winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt. Waves around 2 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 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 Buffalo NY
317 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

LOZ043-044-211630-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0020.180221T1500Z-180222T0600Z/
Lake Ontario nearshore waters from Hamlin Beach to Sodus Bay-
Lake Ontario nearshore waters from Sodus Bay to Mexico Bay-
317 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 20 knots.

* WAVES...3 to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 18 to 33 knots
and/or waves averaging 4 feet or more are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced
mariners...especially those operating smaller vessels...should
avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

SMITH

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NOAA National Weather Service
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