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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

AMZ474-240300-
/O.CON.KJAX.GL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170224T0000Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0013.170224T0000Z-170224T2100Z/
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
  FORCE TODAY...SUBSIDING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET ON FRIDAY.


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 JACKSONVILLE FL
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

AMZ470-240300-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-170224T2100Z/
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO GALE
  FORCE TODAY...SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS,
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER, ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS, ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

SHULER

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

AMZ452-240300-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-170224T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

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

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS TODAY...SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS THIS EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET
  TODAY...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS,
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER, ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS, ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

AMZ454-240300-
/O.CON.KJAX.GL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170224T0000Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.170224T0000Z-170224T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 5 AM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS. FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE
TODAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13
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 JACKSONVILLE FL
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

AMZ472-240300-
/O.CON.KJAX.GL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170224T0000Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0015.170224T0000Z-170224T2100Z/
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
849 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
  FORCE TODAY...SUBSIDING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14
FEET...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET ON FRIDAY.

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 MELBOURNE FL
446 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

AMZ550-570-240000-
/O.UPG.KMLB.GL.A.0003.000000T0000Z-170223T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KMLB.GL.W.0003.170223T0946Z-170224T0000Z/
/O.EXT.KMLB.SC.Y.0010.170224T0000Z-170224T1500Z/
FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 0-20 NM-
FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20-60 NM-
446 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...EAST TO NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO
  GALE FORCE, DIMINISHING TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...8 TO 12 FEET DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 10 FEET TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE GALE WARNING IS FOR EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS
WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. 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.

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS FOR NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AND SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
328 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

AMZ374-231630-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170226T1600Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
328 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
328 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

AMZ354-231630-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170223T1800Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
328 AM EST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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