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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
401 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

ANZ450>455-301015-
/O.CAN.KPHI.SC.Y.0010.150130T0400Z-150130T1100Z/
/O.EXT.KPHI.GL.W.0005.150130T1400Z-150131T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KPHI.UP.Y.0002.150131T0500Z-150131T2300Z/
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-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
401 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT
TO 6 PM EST SATURDAY...


THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT TO
6 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...ON FRIDAY BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 45 KT. SOUTHWEST WINDS TONIGHT COULD REACH 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET.

* FREEZING SPRAY...MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY IS LIKELY FRIDAY NIGHT
  AND SATURDAY.

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.

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. MARINERS ARE URGED TO ENSURE
THEIR LIFE SAVING EQUIPMENT REMAINS FREE OF ICE AND THAT THEIR
FIRE FIGHTING CAPABILITIES ARE NOT IMPACTED DUE TO ADVERSE
WEATHER CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
401 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

ANZ430-431-301015-
/O.EXT.KPHI.GL.W.0005.150130T1400Z-150131T2300Z/
/O.NEW.KPHI.UP.Y.0002.150131T0500Z-150131T2300Z/
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
401 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT
TO 6 PM EST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT TO
6 PM EST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...ON FRIDAY BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 45 KT. SOUTHWEST WINDS TONIGHT COULD COME CLOSE TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

* FREEZING SPRAY...MODERATE FREEZING SPRAY IS LIKELY FRIDAY NIGHT
  AND SATURDAY.

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.

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. MARINERS ARE URGED TO ENSURE
THEIR LIFE SAVING EQUIPMENT REMAINS FREE OF ICE AND THAT THEIR
FIRE FIGHTING CAPABILITIES ARE NOT IMPACTED DUE TO ADVERSE
WEATHER CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S 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.

ANZ820-300845-
HUDSON CANYON TO BALTIMORE CANYON TO 1000 FM-
416 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...WINDS VEERING TO NW 20 TO 30 KT...THEN INCREASING TO NW 25
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST E. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING
E TO NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN BECOMING N. SEAS BECOMING
5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S 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.

ANZ915-300845-
BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 38.5N WEST OF 69W-
416 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S THEN INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING 13 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
11 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9
FT.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO S 25 TO 35 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NE 30
TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING W 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S 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.

ANZ920-300845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW THEN INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 19 FT.
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 21 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS
12 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
8 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...WINDS INCREASING TO S 35 TO 45 KT...THEN BECOMING W TO SW.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 19 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WINDS VEERING TO N TO NW 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
13 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING N TO NW 5
TO 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 16 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 9 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
416 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S 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.

ANZ825-300845-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
416 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW TO W AND
INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 TO 15 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY
EARLY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BECOMING
5 TO 8 FT...THEN BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING NW LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS BACKING TO W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT...THEN BECOMING SW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 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.

ANZ815-300800-
SOUTH OF LONG ISLAND BETWEEN MONTAUK POINT AND SANDY HOOK TO
1000 FM-
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S TO SW AND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. RAIN EARLY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9
TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT...HIGHEST SE. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT.
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT THEN BECOMING N 30 TO 40
KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 15
TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER PROSISE. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

ANZ650-300445-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0017.150130T0300Z-150130T1500Z/
/O.EXT.KAKQ.GL.W.0004.150130T1500Z-150131T1700Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.UP.Y.0002.150131T0000Z-150131T1700Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT TO
20 NM-
343 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO NOON EST
SATURDAY...
...FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM FRIDAY TO NOON EST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
SPRAY ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM FRIDAY TO NOON EST
SATURDAY. THE GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO
NOON EST SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST FRIDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS LATE TONIGHT...
  BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS
  TO 40 TO 45 KNOTS FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS: 4 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET BY FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* FREEZING SPRAY: MODERATE ICING POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. 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.

A FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY MEANS THAT 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
340 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

ANZ535-536-300445-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-150129T2300Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0005.150130T1100Z-150131T0600Z/
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
340 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 1 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...18 TO 33 KNOTS WITHIN THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

* WINDS...34 TO 47 KNOTS WITHIN THE GALE WARNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO
SMALL CRAFT ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

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 BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
340 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

ANZ530>534-537>543-300445-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-150130T1100Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0005.150130T1100Z-150131T0600Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-
340 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 1 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...18 TO 33 KNOTS WITHIN THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

* WINDS...34 TO 47 KNOTS WITHIN THE GALE WARNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO
SMALL CRAFT ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

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 NEW YORK NY
334 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...ROUGH CONDITIONS ON THE WATERS EARLY FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY...

ANZ330-335-338-340-345-301015-
/O.EXT.KOKX.GL.W.0007.150130T1800Z-150131T2300Z/
LONG ISLAND SOUND EAST OF NEW HAVEN CT/PORT JEFFERSON NY-
LONG ISLAND SOUND WEST OF NEW HAVEN CT/PORT JEFFERSON NY-
NEW YORK HARBOR-PECONIC AND GARDINERS BAYS-
SOUTH SHORE BAYS FROM JONES INLET THROUGH SHINNECOCK BAY-
334 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET.

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS WILL OCCUR FRIDAY NIGHT INTO
  SATURDAY.

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
334 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...ROUGH CONDITIONS ON THE WATERS EARLY FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY...

ANZ350-353-355-301015-
/O.CON.KOKX.SC.Y.0014.150130T0600Z-150130T1800Z/
/O.EXT.KOKX.GL.W.0007.150130T1800Z-150131T2300Z/
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-
334 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 1 PM EST
FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM FRIDAY TO 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...5 TO 8 FEET.

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS WILL OCCUR FRIDAY NIGHT INTO
  SATURDAY.

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.

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.

&&

$$

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