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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
625 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...STORM TO HURRICANE FORCE CONDITIONS WITH STRONG NOR`EASTER
LATE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY MORNING...

ANZ350-261100-
/O.CON.KOKX.SC.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-150126T1100Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.GL.W.0006.150126T1100Z-150126T2300Z/
/O.CON.KOKX.HF.W.0001.150126T2300Z-150127T1700Z/
MORICHES INLET NY TO MONTAUK POINT NY OUT 20 NM-
625 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM EST MONDAY...
...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM
MONDAY TO NOON EST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 40 TO 50 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 KT.

* SEAS...16 TO 21 FEET.

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE MONDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

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 HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT
GUSTS OF 64 KT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. ALL VESSELS
SHOULD REMAIN IN PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER AS SOON AS POSSIBLE...
UNTIL WINDS AND WAVES SUBSIDE.

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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