Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
343 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018


ANZ656-658-231545-
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Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
North Carolina border out to 20 nm-
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
343 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TUESDAY TO 8 PM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 2 AM Tuesday to 8 PM EDT
Wednesday.

* Wind: 20 to 25 kt Tuesday into Tuesday night. Gusts to 30 to 35
  kt possible Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday evening.

* Seas: 5 ft early Tuesday building to 7 to 9 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$

ANZ650-652-654-231545-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.SC.Y.0038.180424T1200Z-180426T0000Z/
Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague VA out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Chincoteague to Parramore Island VA out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles Light VA out
20 nm-
343 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TUESDAY TO 8 PM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM Tuesday to 8 PM EDT
Wednesday.

* Wind: 20 to 25 kt Tuesday into Tuesday night. Gusts to 30 to 35
  kt possible Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday evening Cape Charles
  to Parramore Island.

* Seas: 5 ft early Tuesday building to 7 to 8 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$

ANZ632-634-231545-
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Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
343 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TUESDAY TO 8 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM Tuesday to 8 AM EDT
Wednesday.

* Wind: 20 to 25 kt Tuesday into Tuesday night. Gusts to 30 to 35
  kt possible Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday evening.

* Waves: 3 ft early Tuesday building to 5 to 6 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$

ANZ630-631-231545-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.SC.Y.0038.180424T1200Z-180425T0400Z/
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
343 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TUESDAY TO MIDNIGHT
EDT TUESDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM Tuesday to midnight
EDT Tuesday night.

* Wind: 20 to 25 kt Tuesday into Tuesday night. Gusts to 30 kt
  possible Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday evening.

* Waves: 2 to 3 ft early Tuesday building to 4 to 5 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$

ANZ635>638-231545-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.SC.Y.0038.180424T1200Z-180425T0000Z/
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-York River-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
343 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM EDT TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM to 8 PM EDT Tuesday.

* Wind: 20 to 25 kt Tuesday into Tuesday night. Gusts to 30 kt
  possible Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday evening.

* Waves: 2 ft early Tuesday building to 3 to 4 feet...highest
  lower James River near the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$

ANZ633-231545-
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Currituck Sound-
343 AM EDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TUESDAY TO MIDNIGHT
EDT TUESDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM Tuesday to midnight
EDT Tuesday night.

* Wind: 20 to 25 kt Tuesday into Tuesday night. Gusts to 30 kt
  possible Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday evening.

* Waves: 2 ft early Tuesday building to 3 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$


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