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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1058 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

AMZ470-472-474-010000-
/O.CON.KJAX.GL.W.0009.141101T0900Z-141102T0800Z/
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-
1058 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM EDT SATURDAY TO 3 AM
EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 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.

&&

$$

AMZ111-010300-
ATLANTIC FROM 27N TO 31N W OF 77W-
1054 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT N OF 29N W OF
79W...AND 10 TO 15 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SUN...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1046 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

AMZ374-312245-
/O.CON.KCHS.GL.W.0017.141101T1000Z-141102T1000Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1046 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT SATURDAY TO 5 AM
EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 35 KT WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 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 MOBILE AL
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SURGE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY
AND WILL BRING STRENGTHENING OFFSHORE FLOW AND BUILDING SEAS THROUGH
SATURDAY NIGHT...

A STRONG DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THIS
AFTERNOON. STRONG NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS WILL BRING HAZARDOUS
MARINE CONDITIONS THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS ARE
EXPECTED OVER LOWER MOBILE BAY...THE MISSISSIPPI SOUND...AND THE
COASTAL WATERS OF ALABAMA AND THE NORTHWEST FLORIDA PANHANDLE LATE
THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

GMZ631-632-311830-
/O.EXT.KMOB.SC.Y.0043.141031T2100Z-141101T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KMOB.GL.W.0005.141101T0300Z-141101T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KMOB.SC.Y.0045.141101T1500Z-141102T1200Z/
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT SATURDAY TO 6 AM
CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING. A SMALL CRAFT IS IN EFFECT FROM
10 AM CDT SATURDAY TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 17 TO 22 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT
  HIGHER GUSTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS CONTINUE TO INCREASE TO 23
  TO 28 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS LATE THIS EVENING
  THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING....BEFORE GRADUALLY DECREASING TO 17 TO 22
  KNOTS LATE SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES: BECOMING ROUGH.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SURGE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY
AND WILL BRING STRENGTHENING OFFSHORE FLOW AND BUILDING SEAS THROUGH
SATURDAY NIGHT...

A STRONG DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THIS
AFTERNOON. STRONG NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS WILL BRING HAZARDOUS
MARINE CONDITIONS THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS ARE
EXPECTED OVER LOWER MOBILE BAY...THE MISSISSIPPI SOUND...AND THE
COASTAL WATERS OF ALABAMA AND THE NORTHWEST FLORIDA PANHANDLE LATE
THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

GMZ650-655-670-675-311830-
/O.EXT.KMOB.SC.Y.0043.141031T2100Z-141101T0300Z/
/O.UPG.KMOB.GL.A.0003.141101T0300Z-141101T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KMOB.GL.W.0005.141101T0300Z-141101T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0044.141101T1500Z-141102T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
530 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT SATURDAY
TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM
THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE GALE WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
10 AM CDT SATURDAY TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 17 TO 22 KNOTS WITH
  FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS CONTINUE TO
  INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS AROUND 35 KNOTS LATE
  THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...BEFORE GRADUALLY
  DECREASING TO 18 TO 23 KNOTS LATE SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY
  NIGHT.

* SEAS: BUILDING 5 TO 8 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 7 TO 10 FEET WELL
  OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
425 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH 2 PM
EDT SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.WINDS WILL SHARPLY INCREASE AROUND MIDNIGHT AS A REINFORCING
COLD FRONT SURGES ACROSS THE MARINE AREA. FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE ARE EXPECTED BEHIND THIS FRONT WITH SUSTAINED WINDS POSSIBLY
NEARING GALE FORCE AS WELL. SATURDAY AFTERNOON...HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD NEAR ENOUGH TO THE MARINE AREA TO ELIMINATE THE THREAT
FOR GALE FORCE GUSTS...THOUGH ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE
INTO SUNDAY.

GMZ730-750-755-765-770-775-311430-
/O.UPG.KTAE.GL.A.0004.141101T0300Z-141101T2100Z/
/O.NEW.KTAE.SC.Y.0039.141101T1800Z-141102T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KTAE.GL.W.0004.141101T0300Z-141101T1800Z/
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
425 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 2 PM EDT
SATURDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT SATURDAY TO 10 AM
EST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 2 PM EDT
SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED FOR SATURDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS NORTH 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40
  KNOTS FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.

* SEAS: BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET NEARSHORE...AND 9 TO 12 FEET
  OFFSHORE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY REACHING 15 FEET WELL OFFSHORE.

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
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

GODSEY

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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