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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
923 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS TO PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY...

.ELEVATED SEAS AT OR ABOVE 6 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO LINGER ACROSS
THE WATERS THROUGH LATE THURSDAY DUE TO PERSISTENT WESTERLY FLOW
OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

AMZ156-158-110900-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-160212T0000Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
923 PM EST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

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