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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
710 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...ROUGH CONDITIONS SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT...

ANZ350-353-355-010900-
/O.CAN.KOKX.SW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160501T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KOKX.SC.Y.0056.160501T1600Z-160502T1000Z/
MORICHES INLET NY TO MONTAUK POINT NY OUT 20 NM-
FIRE ISLAND INLET NY TO MORICHES INLET NY OUT 20 NM-
SANDY HOOK NJ TO FIRE ISLAND INLET NY OUT 20 NM-
710 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 6 AM EDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 6 AM EDT
MONDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS BEEN
CANCELLED.

* WINDS AND SEAS...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.
  SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
615 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

ANZ650-652-010200-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0056.000000T0000Z-160501T0200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
615 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
SEAS OF 5 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
435 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

LOZ042-010445-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0046.160501T1100Z-160502T0000Z/
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN
BEACH-
435 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 8 PM EDT
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...EAST 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
407 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

LHZ348-349-010415-
/O.NEW.KAPX.SC.Y.0045.160501T0600Z-160501T2200Z/
PRESQUE ISLE LIGHT TO STURGEON PT MI INCLUDING THUNDER BAY
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-STURGEON PT TO ALABASTER MI-
407 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 6 PM EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 6 PM EDT SUNDAY.

* PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
  INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

$$


WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
348 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...NORTHEAST WINDS TOPPING OUT AROUND 25 KNOTS OVER SOUTHERN LAKE
HURON TONIGHT...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE FROM THE NORTHEAST TONIGHT AS LOW PRESSURE
PASSES THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY...AND REMAIN GUSTY OVER LAKE HURON
TOMORROW AS THE LOW MOVES INTO THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES. SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORIES REMAIN IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY FOR THE LAKE
HURON NEARSHORE WATERS...INCLUDING SAGINAW BAY...AS PERSISTENT AND
STRONG FLOW ACROSS THE LAKE ALLOWS WAVE HEIGHTS TO BUILD BETWEEN 4
AND 8 FEET. GUSTS AROUND 25 KNOTS WILL ALSO DEVELOP TONIGHT AND
CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY BEFORE LOW PRESSURE MOVES EAST AND SPEEDS
DECREASE. THIS WILL ALSO ALLOW LARGE WAVES TO SUBSIDE DURING THE
LATE EVENING. A VERY LARGE DOME OF HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE
CENTRAL PLAINS WILL THEN KEEP WINDS FAIRLY LIGHT MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

A BRIEF PERIOD OF GUSTY EAST-NORTHEAST WINDS IS ALSO EXPECTED THIS
EVENING...BETWEEN 6 PM AND 11 PM...OVER WESTERN LAKE ERIE AS THE
CENTER OF LOW PRESSURE DRAWS CLOSER. GUSTS MAY APPROACH 25 KNOTS FOR
SEVERAL HOURS BEFORE WINDS WEAKEN AND FINALLY TURN LIGHT FROM THE
NORTH BEFORE SUNRISE.

LHZ421-422-441>443-010800-
/O.CON.KDTX.SC.Y.0031.160501T0900Z-160502T0000Z/
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-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
348 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 8 PM EDT
SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES: DURING THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...EXPECT
  SUSTAINED WINDS UP TO 22 KNOTS FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 28 KNOTS. THE LARGEST EXPECTED SIGNIFICANT WAVES WILL
  BE 6 FEET WITH A POTENTIAL MAXIMUM WAVE HEIGHT OF 8 FEET.

* TIMING: THE MAXIMUM WINDS ARE EXPECTED AROUND 8 AM EDT SUNDAY
  WITH THE LARGEST WAVES EXPECTED AROUND 10 AM EDT SUNDAY.

REFER TO THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR GREATER DETAIL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 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.

&&

$$

SF

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