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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
321 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015


ANZ150>154-310100-
/O.UPG.KGYX.GL.A.0005.150131T0500Z-150201T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KGYX.GL.W.0010.150131T0500Z-150201T1000Z/
STONINGTON ME TO PORT CLYDE ME OUT TO 25 NM-PENOBSCOT BAY-
PORT CLYDE ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH ME OUT TO 25 NM-CASCO BAY-
CAPE ELIZABETH ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM-
321 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT UNTIL 5 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 AM EST SUNDAY. THE
GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

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

* SEAS...5 TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

ES

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
617 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

ANZ050>052-301930-
/O.CON.KCAR.GL.W.0008.150131T0600Z-150201T0900Z/
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-
617 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM SATURDAY TO 4 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT.
  SEAS 6 TO 10 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.

&&

$$

CB

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
405 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...NORTH TO NORTHWEST GALES AND FREEZING SPRAY TONIGHT AND
SATURDAY...

.LARGE PRESSURE DEVELOPS ALONG THE SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND COAST
FRIDAY AND THEN INTENSIFIES INTO A GALE CENTER OVER THE WESTERN
GULF OF MAINE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. PERIODS OF SNOW AND
FREEZING SPRAY WILL ACCOMPANY THE GALE CENTER.

ANZ250-301715-
/O.NEW.KBOX.UP.Y.0004.150131T0400Z-150131T2300Z/
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0048.150131T0400Z-150131T2300Z/
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
405 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM EST SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM
EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  45 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FEET.

* FREEZING SPRAY...AREAS OF MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.

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 OR
EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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
405 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...NORTH TO NORTHWEST GALES AND FREEZING SPRAY TONIGHT AND
SATURDAY...

.LARGE PRESSURE DEVELOPS ALONG THE SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND COAST
FRIDAY AND THEN INTENSIFIES INTO A GALE CENTER OVER THE WESTERN
GULF OF MAINE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. PERIODS OF SNOW AND
FREEZING SPRAY WILL ACCOMPANY THE GALE CENTER.

ANZ231-251-301715-
/O.NEW.KBOX.UP.Y.0004.150131T0400Z-150131T2300Z/
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0048.150131T0500Z-150131T2300Z/
CAPE COD BAY-MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY-
405 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM EST SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO
  40 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.

* FREEZING SPRAY...AREAS OF MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY.

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 OR
EQUIPMENT SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
323 AM EST FRI JAN 30 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.

ANZ800-302045-
GULF OF MAINE TO THE HAGUE LINE-
323 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
CHANCE OF SNOW. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 12 TO 20 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO
13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

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