Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
253 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

...DANGEROUS SEAS AND STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE WATERS FOR MUCH OF THIS WEEK...

.Large swells from distant Humberto and strong northeast winds
will continue as high pressure builds in from the north. The
large seas will persist into the weekend.

AMZ135-190500-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-190919T0500Z/
Pamlico Sound-
253 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast 25 to 35 kt.

* WAVES...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.

&&

$$

AMZ152-154-190500-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-190919T0500Z/
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
253 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast 25 to 35 kt.

* SEAS...8 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.

&&

$$

AMZ156-158-190500-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-190919T0500Z/
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
253 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast 20 to 30 kt with gusts to 35 kt.

* SEAS...7 to 11 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.

&&

$$

AMZ136-190400-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0077.000000T0000Z-190919T0400Z/
Pamlico and Pungo Rivers-
253 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

* WINDS...Northeast 15 to 25 kt.

* WAVES...Rough.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

AMZ150-190700-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0077.000000T0000Z-190921T1800Z/
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
253 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...North 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

* SEAS...7 to 12 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

AMZ131-137-230-231-190700-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0077.000000T0000Z-190919T1600Z/
Alligator River-Neuse and Bay Rivers-Albemarle Sound-
Croatan and Roanoke Sounds-
253 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* WAVES...2 to 3 feet. Rough across the river.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$



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