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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1129 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ634-231115-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1129 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. WAVES
5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR DRIZZLE LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR DRIZZLE LATE.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20
TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 5
FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2
FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1129 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ658-231115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1129 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 8 TO
10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR DRIZZLE LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR
DRIZZLE LATE.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN OR DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

ANZ634-231130-
/O.UPG.KAKQ.SC.Y.0101.000000T0000Z-141024T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KAKQ.GL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-141023T1700Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THURSDAY. THE SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

ANZ656-658-231130-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-141023T1700Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
TO 20 NM-
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THURSDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KNOTS
  LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS ARE
  EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: 5 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. 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.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ130-231215-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ135-231215-
PAMLICO SOUND-
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES
AROUND 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ150-231215-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...EXCEPT
5 TO 8 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT... EXCEPT 5 TO 7 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO
5 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ152-231215-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ154-231215-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ156-231215-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
100 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP.
.SAT...NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE
CHOP...INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1129 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ633-231115-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1129 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...
DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
OR DRIZZLE LATE IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

ANZ633-231130-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0101.000000T0000Z-141024T0000Z/
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1118 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THURSDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS OVER
THE CURRITUCK SOUND 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.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1035 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED FOR THE
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE OFF
THE MID ATLANTIC STATES AND HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TO THE WEST
WILL KEEP WINDS TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS FOR THE CENTRAL AND
NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS OVERNIGHT WITH SEAS 7 TO
10 FEET. WINDS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CRITERIA
FOR THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS THURSDAY. WINDS AND SEAS
WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS FOR THE CENTRAL
AND NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS BY FRIDAY MORNING.

AMZ130-131-135-231445-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0090.000000T0000Z-141023T1800Z/
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-PAMLICO SOUND-
1035 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...1 TO 3 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1035 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED FOR THE
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE OFF
THE MID ATLANTIC STATES AND HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TO THE WEST
WILL KEEP WINDS TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS FOR THE CENTRAL AND
NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS OVERNIGHT WITH SEAS 7 TO
10 FEET. WINDS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CRITERIA
FOR THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS THURSDAY. WINDS AND SEAS
WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS FOR THE CENTRAL
AND NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS BY FRIDAY MORNING.

AMZ150-152-154-231445-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0090.000000T0000Z-141024T1600Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1035 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1035 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED FOR THE
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE OFF
THE MID ATLANTIC STATES AND HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TO THE WEST
WILL KEEP WINDS TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS FOR THE CENTRAL AND
NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS OVERNIGHT WITH SEAS 7 TO
10 FEET. WINDS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CRITERIA
FOR THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS THURSDAY. WINDS AND SEAS
WILL SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS FOR THE CENTRAL
AND NORTHERN COASTAL WATERS BY FRIDAY MORNING.

AMZ156-231445-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0090.000000T0000Z-141023T1800Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1035 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
149 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

AMZ250-252-254-256-240600-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
149 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$
RJD

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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