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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
259 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

ANZ330-340-132300-
/O.EXT.KOKX.GL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-171214T0300Z/
Long Island Sound East of New Haven CT/Port Jefferson NY-
Peconic and Gardiners Bays-
259 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...West winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40
  kt. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 34 to
47 kt are expected 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 New York NY
259 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

ANZ335-338-345-132300-
/O.CON.KOKX.GL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-171213T2300Z/
Long Island Sound West of New Haven CT/Port Jefferson NY-
New York Harbor-
South Shore Bays from Jones Inlet through Shinnecock Bay-
259 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...West winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35
  kt. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 34 to
47 kt are expected 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 New York NY
259 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

ANZ350-353-355-132300-
/O.EXT.KOKX.GL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-171214T0300Z/
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-
259 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...West winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.
  Seas 7 to 10 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 34 to
47 kt are expected 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 Taunton MA
410 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

ANZ255-256-140330-
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-171214T0800Z/
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-
410 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...West winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40
  kt. Seas 9 to 14 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 Taunton MA
410 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

ANZ235-237-140330-
/O.CON.KBOX.GL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-171214T0600Z/
Rhode Island Sound-Block Island Sound-
410 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...West winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35
  kt. Seas 6 to 9 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.

&&

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
402 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters
beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south of Georges Bank
from 1000 fm to 250 nm offshore.

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.

ANZ820-140815-
Hudson Canyon to Baltimore Canyon to 1000 fm-
402 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 20 to 30 kt
early, then becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 18 ft, subsiding
to 6 to 11 ft. Isolated flurries early, then a chance of snow
with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming W to NW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft. Chance of snow early.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then becoming W
5 to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 2 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas building to 7 to 13 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 7 to 12 ft, subsiding to 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW 10 to 20 kt.
Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
342 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

New England continental shelf and slope waters from 25 nm
offshore to the Hague Line, except to 1000 fm south 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.

ANZ815-140800-
South of Long Island between Montauk Point and Sandy Hook to
1000 fm-
342 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 30 to 40 kt, becoming W to SW 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 10 to 19 ft, subsiding to 7 to 12 ft. Isolated flurries
early, then a chance of snow with VSBY 1 nm or less.
.THU...W to SW winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to NW. Seas 7 to
12 ft. Chance of snow, then scattered snow showers.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W winds diminishing to 5 to 10 kt, then increasing to 10
to 15 kt. Seas subsiding to 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt.
Seas 2 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 8 ft.
.SAT...W to NW winds 30 to 40 kt. Seas building to 8 to 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt, diminishing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 8 to 13 ft, subsiding to 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds less than 10 kt, becoming SW. Seas subsiding
to 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds increasing to 15 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to
6 ft.
.MON...Winds diminishing to W 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

.Forecaster Mills. Ocean Prediction Center.

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
624 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

ANZ450>453-132300-
/O.CON.KPHI.GL.W.0036.000000T0000Z-171214T0500Z/
Coastal waters from Sandy Hook to Manasquan Inlet NJ out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Manasquan Inlet to Little Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Little Egg Inlet to Great Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Great Egg Inlet to Cape May NJ out 20 nm-
624 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT...

* Winds...West 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.

* Seas...4 to 7 feet.

* Location...The Atlantic coastal waters of New Jersey.

* Timing...Winds should peak this morning before diminishing
  slowly this afternoon and evening. A small craft advisory is
  likely through at least Thursday once the gale warning expires
  or is cancelled.

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.

&&

$$

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