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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
339 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

AMZ470-472-474-202000-
/O.CON.KJAX.GL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-140421T0400Z/
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0036.140421T0400Z-140422T1000Z/
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
339 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 6 AM EDT TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS TODAY AND TONIGHT...WITH FREQUENT
  GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. NORTH WINDS DECREASING TO 20 KNOTS ON
  MONDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET TODAY AND 9 TO 12 FEET
  TONIGHT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET MONDAY AND 5 TO 7 FEET
  MONDAY NIGHT.

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 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.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
337 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ256-201530-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
337 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 9 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
337 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ254-201530-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
337 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5
TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
337 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ252-201530-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
337 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 TO
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT THIS AFTERNOON. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6
TO 10 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...THEN
2 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA/SOUTHEAST GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
334 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FLAGLER BEACH FL
OUT TO 60 NM

AMZ470-472-474-201545-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
334 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 25 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 12 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 4 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

$$

NELSON

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
324 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

AMZ374-201530-
/O.CAN.KCHS.SC.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-140420T1000Z/
/O.EXT.KCHS.GL.W.0016.140420T0724Z-140421T1000Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
324 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT MONDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS CANCELLED THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.
  SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. MARINERS SHOULD ALTER
PLANS TO AVOID THESE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. REMAIN IN PORT OR SEEK
SAFE HARBOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
324 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

AMZ350-201530-
/O.UPG.KCHS.SC.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-140420T1000Z/
/O.EXB.KCHS.GL.W.0016.140420T0724Z-140421T0300Z/
/O.UPG.KCHS.GL.A.0016.140420T1000Z-140421T0400Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
324 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING. THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE GALE WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35
  KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. MARINERS SHOULD ALTER
PLANS TO AVOID THESE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. REMAIN IN PORT OR SEEK
SAFE HARBOR.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
320 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ374-202230-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
320 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10
FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 9 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...DECREASING TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
320 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ350-202230-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
320 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY... MAINLY THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
217 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

AMZ250-252-254-256-202000-
/O.EXT.KILM.GL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-140421T0300Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
217 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 12 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS 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.

&&

$$
RJD

ANZ835-201545-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1053 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 30 TO 40 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

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