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Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
348 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

ANZ350-232030-
/O.EXT.KOKX.SW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190724T0600Z/
Moriches Inlet NY to Montauk Point NY out 20 nm-
348 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
2 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Northwest winds 5 to 15 kt with occasional
  gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas means that seas of 5 ft
or higher are expected or occurring, and are hazardous to small
craft. Mariners should avoid shoaling areas. Long period swells
can sharpen into large breaking waves in shoaling areas. It is
not unusual for waves to break much farther from shoaling areas
than is normally experienced. Remember that breaking waves can
easily capsize even larger vessels.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
348 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

ANZ353-355-232030-
/O.CON.KOKX.SW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190723T2200Z/
Fire Island Inlet NY to Moriches Inlet NY out 20 nm-
Sandy Hook NJ to Fire Island Inlet NY out 20 nm-
348 AM EDT Tue Jul 23 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...Northwest winds 5 to 15 kt with occasional
  gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas means that seas of 5 ft
or higher are expected or occurring, and are hazardous to small
craft. Mariners should avoid shoaling areas. Long period swells
can sharpen into large breaking waves in shoaling areas. It is
not unusual for waves to break much farther from shoaling areas
than is normally experienced. Remember that breaking waves can
easily capsize even larger vessels.

&&

$$

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