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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
948 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

ANZ630>632-634>636-638-221000-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0062.000000T0000Z-180822T1600Z/
Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
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-
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-York River-
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
948 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

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

* Wind: SW winds of 15 to 20 kt increasing late tonight to 20 to
  25 kt.

* Waves: Waves of 1 to 2 ft this afternoon will build to 3 to 4
  ft overnight.

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.

&&

$$

ANZ650-652-654-656-658-221000-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0062.000000T0000Z-180822T1600Z/
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-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-
948 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

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

* Wind: SW winds of 10 to 15 kt will increase to 20 to 25 kt.

* Seas: Seas will build to 4 to 5 ft this evening and overnight.

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.

&&

$$

ANZ633-221000-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0062.000000T0000Z-180822T1600Z/
Currituck Sound-
948 PM EDT Tue Aug 21 2018

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

* Wind: SW winds of 10 to 15 kt will increase to 15 to 20 kt.


* Waves: Waves will build up to 2 ft.

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.

&&

$$

Butner



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