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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
430 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...VERY DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS ACROSS THE WATERS INTO
WEDNESDAY...

.ROBUST WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE WITH DANGEROUS WAVES
ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

GMZ850-853-870-873-100000-
/O.CON.KTBW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T0000Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0014.160210T0000Z-160210T1800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
430 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 PM EST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS
  ABOVE GALE FORCE LIKELY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 10 TO 16 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.

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.

&&

$$

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TAMPABAY

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
430 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...VERY DANGEROUS BOATING CONDITIONS ACROSS THE WATERS INTO
WEDNESDAY...

.ROBUST WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE WITH DANGEROUS WAVES
ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

GMZ830-100000-
/O.EXT.KTBW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T0000Z/
/O.EXT.KTBW.SC.Y.0014.160210T0000Z-160210T1200Z/
TAMPA BAY WATERS-
430 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS
  ABOVE GALE FORCE LIKELY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES/SEAS...2 TO 4 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.

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.

&&

$$

GMZ015-100315-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1005 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

AMZ111-100315-
ATLANTIC FROM 27N TO 31N W OF 77W-
1004 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT LATE
WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT IN NW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE
ENDING LATE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW TO W 15 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1002 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS LIKELY TO CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT
COUPLE OF DAYS...

.A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ALL ZONES OF THE COASTAL
WATERS FOR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS. THE WINDS WILL BEGIN
TO GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT.

GMZ750-755-770-775-092130-
/O.CON.KTAE.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T0700Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.SC.Y.0013.160210T0700Z-160211T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO
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-
1002 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM WEDNESDAY TO
1 AM EST THURSDAY...

* PEAK WINDS: NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OF 35
  TO 40 KNOTS INTO TONIGHT.

* PEAK SEAS: OFFSHORE...9 TO 12 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
  15 FEET. NEARSHORE...6 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
  12 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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1002 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS LIKELY TO CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT
COUPLE OF DAYS...

.A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ALL ZONES OF THE COASTAL
WATERS FOR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS. THE WINDS WILL BEGIN
TO GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT.

GMZ730-765-092130-
/O.CON.KTAE.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T0100Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.SC.Y.0013.160210T0100Z-160210T1800Z/
APALACHEE BAY OR COASTAL WATERS FROM KEATON BEACH TO OCHLOCKONEE
RIVER FL OUT TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO KEATON BEACH OUT 20 NM-
1002 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 PM EST WEDNESDAY...

* PEAK WINDS: WEST TO NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT
  GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS INTO THIS EVENING.

* PEAK SEAS: OUTSIDE APALACHEE BAY...6 TO 10 FEET WITH
  OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 12 FEET. WITHIN APALACHEE BAY...5 TO 7
  FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 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.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
429 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

AMZ570-572-092130-
/O.EXT.KMLB.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160210T0900Z/
/O.EXT.KMLB.SC.Y.0011.160210T0900Z-160211T0900Z/
FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20-60 NM-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20-60 NM-
429 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM
EST THURSDAY...

* WINDS/SEAS...WEST WINDS OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS WILL FREQUENTLY GUST
  TO GALE FORCE THROUGH TONIGHT. A STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST BREEZE
  WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. THESE WINDS
  WILL SUPPORT SEAS OF 9 TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
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 MELBOURNE FL
429 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

AMZ575-092130-
/O.CON.KMLB.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-160209T2100Z/
/O.CON.KMLB.SC.Y.0011.160209T2100Z-160211T0900Z/
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20-60 NM-
429 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 4 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WINDS/SEAS...WEST WINDS OF 25 TO 30 KNOTS WILL FREQUENTLY GUST
  TO GALE FORCE THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. A STRONG WEST TO
  NORTHWEST BREEZE WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
  MORNING. THESE WINDS WILL SUPPORT SEAS OF 9 TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
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 JACKSONVILLE FL
406 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

AMZ470-472-474-100400-
/O.EXT.KJAX.GL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-160210T0900Z/
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
406 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS.

* GUSTS...FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE ARE EXPECTED.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FT.

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.

&&

$$

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