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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
350 PM EST Sat Nov 16 2019

ANZ530>532-535-536-538>541-170500-
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0209.000000T0000Z-191117T2300Z/
Chesapeake Bay north of Pooles Island MD-
Chesapeake Bay from Pooles Island to Sandy Point MD-
Chesapeake Bay from Sandy Point to North Beach MD-
Tidal Potomac from Key Bridge to Indian Head MD-
Tidal Potomac from Indian Head to Cobb Island MD-
Patapsco River including Baltimore Harbor-
Chester River to Queenstown MD-Eastern Bay-
Choptank River to Cambridge MD and the Little Choptank River-
350 PM EST Sat Nov 16 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means winds of 18 to 33 knots are imminent
or occurring. Boaters operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
350 PM EST Sat Nov 16 2019

ANZ542-170500-
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-191116T2300Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0213.191116T2300Z-191117T2300Z/
Patuxent River to Broomes Island MD-
350 PM EST Sat Nov 16 2019

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

* WINDS...34 to 47 knots within the Gale Warning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and a properly equipped vessel. Recreational boaters
should seek safe harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A Small Craft Advisory means winds of 18 to 33 knots are imminent
or occurring. Boaters operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC
350 PM EST Sat Nov 16 2019

ANZ533-170500-
/O.CON.KLWX.GL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-191116T2300Z/
/O.CON.KLWX.SC.Y.0210.191116T2300Z-191117T2300Z/
Chesapeake Bay from North Beach to Drum Point MD-
350 PM EST Sat Nov 16 2019

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...18 to 33 knots within the Small Craft Advisory.

* WINDS...34 to 47 knots within the Gale Warning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and a properly equipped vessel. Recreational boaters
should seek safe harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A Small Craft Advisory means winds of 18 to 33 knots are imminent
or occurring. Boaters operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
324 PM EST Sat Nov 16 2019


ANZ635>637-170430-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0097.000000T0000Z-191118T0600Z/
Rappahannock River from Urbanna to Windmill Point-York River-
James River from Jamestown to the James River Bridge-
324 PM EST Sat Nov 16 2019

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

* Wind: North and northeast 20 to 25 knots with gusts to 30
  knots.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft advisory means wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots over
the rivers of Eastern Virginia 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.

&&

$$

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