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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
455 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL EXIT THE WATERS THIS MORNING FOLLOWED BY A
SECOND STRONGER COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE SOUTH ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY. BRISK NORTHWEST TO NORTH
WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE SECOND FRONT WITH GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE EXPECTED.

GMZ830-836-850-853-856-870-873-876-010900-
/O.NEW.KTBW.SC.Y.0032.141101T0400Z-141102T0900Z/
TAMPA BAY WATERS-CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 NM-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
455 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT TO
4 AM EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA BAY RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT TO 4 AM EST SUNDAY.

* WINDS AND WAVES: NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO
  25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO GALE FORCE FROM NORTH TO SOUTH ACROSS THE
  WATERS LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. SEAS WILL BECOME ROUGH AND
  BUILD TO 10 TO 14 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.

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