Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
950 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018


ANZ650-652-654-211700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-181021T1700Z/
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-
950 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* Wind: Northwest 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 45 knots through
  this morning especially south of Parramore Island.

* Seas: 5 to 8 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. 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.

&&

$$

ANZ656-658-211700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-181021T1700Z/
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-
950 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* Wind: Northwest 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 45 knots through
  this morning.

* Seas: 6 to 8 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. 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.

&&

$$

ANZ630>632-634-211700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-181021T1700Z/
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-
950 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* Wind: Northwest 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 45 knots through
  this morning.

* Waves: 4 to 6 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. 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.

&&

$$

ANZ633-211700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-181021T1700Z/
Currituck Sound-
950 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* Wind: Northwest 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 40 through this
  morning.

* Waves: 2 to 3 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. 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.

&&

$$

ANZ638-211700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-181021T1700Z/
James River from James River Bridge to Hampton Roads Bridge-
Tunnel-
950 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* Wind: Northwest 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 40 knots through
  this morning.

* Waves: 3 to 4 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. 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.

&&

$$

ANZ635>637-212000-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0081.000000T0000Z-181021T2000Z/
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-York River-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
950 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* Wind: Northwest 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots through
  this morning.

* Waves: 3 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 18 to 33 knots over
the eastern Virginia rivers 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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