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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
143 AM EDT FRI APR 25 2014

LOZ042-251345-
/O.CON.KBUF.SC.Y.0041.140425T1200Z-140426T0300Z/
LAKE ONTARIO NEARSHORE WATERS FROM THE NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN
BEACH-
143 AM EDT FRI APR 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING
TO 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR WAVES AVERAGING 4 FEET OR MORE ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

SMITH

NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
131 AM EDT FRI APR 25 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

LOZ042-250900-
NIAGARA RIVER TO HAMLIN BEACH ALONG LAKE ONTARIO-
131 AM EDT FRI APR 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE EVENING. RAIN SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. RAIN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 KNOTS. MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN CLEARING.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS. MAINLY CLEAR...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

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