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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
744 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE NORTH CAROLINA
WATERS AND EXERCISE CAUTION FOR THE SOUTH CAROLINA WATERS...

AMZ250-252-271000-
/O.CON.KILM.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-150327T2100Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
744 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
717 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

ANZ633-270715-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
717 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1
TO 2 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
717 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

ANZ634-270715-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
717 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NW LATE. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
717 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

ANZ658-270715-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
717 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO AROUND 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN
THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER AND VISIBILITIES LOWER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

AMZ135-271015-
PAMLICO SOUND-
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS
EARLY THIS EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT. SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 1 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

AMZ150-271015-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS
EVENING. SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.


WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

AMZ152-154-271015-
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-
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

AMZ156-271015-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP...INCREASING TO
CHOPPY.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

AMZ158-271015-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
655 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS EARLY THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 3 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO
A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
600 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ250-270515-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
600 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
405 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015


ANZ633-270415-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-150327T2000Z/
CURRITUCK SOUND-
405 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS BY
  EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 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 WAKEFIELD VA
405 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015


ANZ634-270415-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-150327T2000Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
405 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS BY EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* WAVES: 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT ON FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 18 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
WAVES OF 4 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE CHESAPEAKE BAY 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 WAKEFIELD VA
405 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015


ANZ656-658-270415-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-150327T2300Z/
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-
405 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS: SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS ON FRIDAY.

* SEAS: 5 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
SEAS OF 5 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE COASTAL WATERS 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
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND...

.SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT. WIND WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTH AND REMAIN GUSTY FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY BEHIND THE FRONT. SEAS WILL CONTINUE AS HIGH AS 7 TO 10
FEET OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED
INTO THE WEEKEND FOR MOST OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

AMZ130-131-270100-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-150327T0100Z/
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 KT.

* WAVES...2 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
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND...

.SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT. WIND WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTH AND REMAIN GUSTY FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY BEHIND THE FRONT. SEAS WILL CONTINUE AS HIGH AS 7 TO 10
FEET OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED
INTO THE WEEKEND FOR MOST OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

AMZ135-270830-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-150328T1200Z/
PAMLICO SOUND-
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
  WINDS WILL BECOME NORTH 20 TO 25 KTS LATER FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY
  NIGHT.

* WAVES...2 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
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND...

.SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT. WIND WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTH AND REMAIN GUSTY FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY BEHIND THE FRONT. SEAS WILL CONTINUE AS HIGH AS 7 TO 10
FEET OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED
INTO THE WEEKEND FOR MOST OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

AMZ150-270830-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-150329T0300Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT... BECOMING
  NORTH EARLY FRIDAY.

* SEAS...5 TO 8 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
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND...

.SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT. WIND WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTH AND REMAIN GUSTY FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY BEHIND THE FRONT. SEAS WILL CONTINUE AS HIGH AS 7 TO 10
FEET OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED
INTO THE WEEKEND FOR MOST OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

AMZ152-154-156-270830-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-150329T1300Z/
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-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT... BECOMING
  NORTH FRIDAY.

* 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
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND...

.SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT. WIND WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTH AND REMAIN GUSTY FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY BEHIND THE FRONT. SEAS WILL CONTINUE AS HIGH AS 7 TO 10
FEET OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED
INTO THE WEEKEND FOR MOST OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

AMZ158-270830-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-150328T0700Z/
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
319 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT... BECOMING NORTH FRIDAY.

* SEAS...5 TO 8 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 NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
334 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

NCZ029-044>047-079>081-090>095-098-271945-
MARTIN-PITT-WASHINGTON-TYRRELL-MAINLAND DARE-GREENE-BEAUFORT-
MAINLAND HYDE-DUPLIN-LENOIR-JONES-CRAVEN-PAMLICO-CARTERET-ONSLOW-
334 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA FRIDAY.
FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BE LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...ESPECIALLY FOR AREAS AWAY FROM THE IMMEDIATE COAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
334 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

NCZ103-104-271945-
OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
334 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
FRIDAY. FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BE LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...ESPECIALLY FOR AREAS AWAY FROM THE
IMMEDIATE COAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
323 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

AMZ250-252-271930-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
323 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT FRIDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

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

   SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

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

   SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
323 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

NCZ087-096-099-105-107-109-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053-055-271930-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
323 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

FOR LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING...
A FREEZE WATCH WILL LIKELY BE ISSUED DURING THE DAY ON FRIDAY FOR
THE MENTIONED PERIOD.

THIS IS IN RESPONSE TO TEMPERATURES DROPPING TO BELOW THE
FREEZING MARK FOR UP TO SEVERAL HOURS OR MORE. SENSITIVE
VEGETATION AND CROPS WILL NEED TO BE PROTECTED FROM THIS
NEAR-RECORD COLD AIRMASS.

FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...
TEMPERATURES MAY AGAIN APPROACH THE FREEZING MARK. WITH WINDS
BECOMING NEARLY CALM AS THE CENTER OF HIGH PRESSURE MOVES
OVERHEAD...AN INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR SCATTERED TO WIDESPREAD
FROST MAY OCCUR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$
DOUGH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
323 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-271930-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
323 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

FOR LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING...
A FREEZE WATCH WILL LIKELY BE ISSUED DURING THE DAY ON FRIDAY FOR
THE MENTIONED PERIOD.

THIS IS IN RESPONSE TO TEMPERATURES DROPPING TO BELOW THE
FREEZING MARK FOR UP TO SEVERAL HOURS OR MORE. SENSITIVE
VEGETATION AND CROPS WILL NEED TO BE PROTECTED FROM THIS
NEAR-RECORD COLD AIRMASS.

FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...
TEMPERATURES MAY AGAIN APPROACH THE FREEZING MARK. WITH WINDS
BECOMING NEARLY CALM AS THE CENTER OF HIGH PRESSURE MOVES
OVERHEAD...AN INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR SCATTERED FROST MAY OCCUR
AWAY FROM THE IMMEDIATE COAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
415 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

NCZ011-027-028-042-043-078-088-089-270815-
HALIFAX-NASH-EDGECOMBE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-WAYNE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
415 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE PRESENT THROUGH
THE MID TO LATE MORNING HOURS. AN ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
CANNOT BE ENTIRELY RULED OUT...PRIMARILY ALONG AND EAST OF THE
INTERSTATE 95 CORRIDOR BETWEEN 5 AM AND 10 AM AS CONDITIONS
BECOME SOMEWHAT MORE FAVORABLE LATER THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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