Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
702 AM EST Fri Jan 24 2020

ANZ650-652-654-242015-
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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-
702 AM EST Fri Jan 24 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...East then southeast winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25
  kt later this afternoon into Saturday morning, then south
  around 15 kt becoming southwest late Saturday morning through
  Saturday afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft expected.

* WHERE...Coastal waters from Parramore Island to Cape Charles
  Light VA out 20 nm.

* WHEN...From 1 PM this afternoon to 6 AM EST Sunday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

ANZ630>632-242015-
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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-
702 AM EST Fri Jan 24 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM EST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...East then southeast winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25
  kt this evening into early Saturday morning, then south 15 to 20
  kt, becoming southwest 10 to 15 kt Saturday morning into early
  Saturday afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft expected.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek
  VA and Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA
  including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.

* WHEN...From 7 PM this evening to 10 AM EST Saturday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

ANZ634-242015-
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Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA including
the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel-
702 AM EST Fri Jan 24 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
1 PM EST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...East then southeast winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25
  kt this evening into early Saturday morning, then south 15 to
  20 kt, becoming southwest 10 to 15 kt Saturday morning into
  early Saturday afternoon. Waves 3 to 4 ft expected.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek
  VA and Chesapeake Bay from Little Creek VA to Cape Henry VA
  including the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.

* WHEN...From 4 PM this afternoon to 1 PM EST Saturday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

ANZ633-242015-
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Currituck Sound-
702 AM EST Fri Jan 24 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 AM EST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...East then southeast winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to
  25 kt Saturday morning, then south around 15 kt becoming
  southwest late Saturday morning through Saturday afternoon.
  Waves 2 ft expected.

* WHERE...Currituck Sound.

* WHEN...From 1 AM to 10 AM EST Saturday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

ANZ638-242015-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0006.200125T0300Z-200125T1500Z/
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
702 AM EST Fri Jan 24 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...East then southeast winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25
  kt this evening into early Saturday morning, then south around
  15 kt until late Saturday morning. Waves 2 to 3 ft expected.

* WHERE...James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads
  Bridge-Tunnel.

* WHEN...From 10 PM Friday to 10 AM EST Saturday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

ANZ656-658-242015-
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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-
702 AM EST Fri Jan 24 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 kt this morning. East winds 15
  kt this afternoon into the evening, becoming southeast 15 to 20
  kt with gusts up to 25 kt tonight into early Saturday morning.
  South winds 15 to 20 kt becoming southwest 10 to 15 kt Saturday
  morning into Saturday afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 ft expected.

* WHERE...Coastal Waters from Cape Charles Light to Virginia-
  North Carolina border out to 20 nm and Coastal waters from NC
  VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nm.

* WHEN...Until 1 AM EST Sunday.

* 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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