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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
404 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

ANZ330-335-340-211615-
/O.EXB.KOKX.GL.W.0019.181021T0804Z-181021T2200Z/
/O.UPG.KOKX.SC.Y.0087.181021T1000Z-181022T0400Z/
Long Island Sound East of New Haven CT/Port Jefferson NY-
Long Island Sound West of New Haven CT/Port Jefferson NY-
Peconic and Gardiners Bays-
404 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Gale Warning,
which is in effect until 6 PM EDT this evening.

* WINDS AND SEAS...Northwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35
  kt. Seas 3 to 5 feet for Eastern Long Island Sound.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 34 to
47 kt are expected or occurring. 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.

&&

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