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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
336 PM EST Mon Nov 19 2018

ANZ330-340-201030-
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/O.NEW.KOKX.GL.A.0028.181121T1800Z-181122T1100Z/
Long Island Sound East of New Haven CT/Port Jefferson NY-
Peconic and Gardiners Bays-
336 PM EST Mon Nov 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TUESDAY TO 1 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Small Craft
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM Tuesday to 1 AM EST
Wednesday. A Gale Watch has also been issued. This Gale Watch is
in effect from Wednesday afternoon through late Wednesday night.

* WINDS...Northwest winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt
  through Wednesday morning, then northwest winds 15 to 25 kt with
  gusts up to 35 kt Wednesday afternoon through late wednesday
  night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that sustained wind speeds or
frequent gusts of 25 to 33 kt and/or seas of 5 ft or higher are
expected or occurring, and hazardous to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in these conditions.

A Gale Watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 kt has significantly increased, but the specific timing and/or
location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide additional
lead time for mariners who may wish to consider altering their
plans.

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