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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Gray ME
1118 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

ANZ153-281830-
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/O.NEW.KGYX.SC.Y.0025.200228T0418Z-200228T2300Z/
Casco Bay-
1118 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and
  seas 2 to 4 feet.

* WHERE...Casco Bay.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

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ANZ150>152-154-281700-
/O.CON.KGYX.GL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-200228T1700Z/
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
Penobscot Bay-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out
25 NM-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
1118 PM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt and seas 8
  to 13 feet.

* WHERE...Coastal waters from Merrimack River, MA to Stonington,
  ME out to 25 NM, including Penobscot Bay.

* WHEN...Until noon EST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

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