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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1255 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 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

ANZ633-240015-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1255 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES
1 FOOT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1255 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 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

ANZ634-240015-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1255 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO
2 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1255 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 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

ANZ658-240015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1255 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1010 AM EDT SAT AUG 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

AMZ150-232215-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1010 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1010 AM EDT SAT AUG 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

AMZ152-154-232215-
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-
1010 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ISOLATED TSTMS. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE THIS
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1010 AM EDT SAT AUG 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

AMZ156-232215-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1010 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1010 AM EDT SAT AUG 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

AMZ158-232215-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1010 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 9 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR
SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... EXCEPT AROUND
3 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...
DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY... DIMINISHING TO A MODERATE
CHOP.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
507 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...GUSTY NORTHEASTERLY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED SUNDAY
THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.NORTHEASTERLY PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL TIGHTEN SUNDAY THROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT BETWEEN HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING SOUTH FROM THE MID-
ATLANTIC STATES AND A STALLED FRONTAL BOUNDARY WELL SOUTH OF THE
WATERS. NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GUST NEAR 25 KT AT TIMES. SEAS WILL
BUILD 4-7 FT FOR THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS...AND FOR THE
OUTER FRINGES OF THE SOUTHERN COASTAL WATERS. WINDS AND SEAS
SHOULD SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THRESHOLDS TUESDAY.

AMZ150-152-154-232200-
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0077.140824T1500Z-140826T1200Z/
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-
507 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SUNDAY TO 8 AM EDT
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SUNDAY TO
8 AM EDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 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
507 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...GUSTY NORTHEASTERLY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED SUNDAY
THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.NORTHEASTERLY PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL TIGHTEN SUNDAY THROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT BETWEEN HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING SOUTH FROM THE MID-
ATLANTIC STATES AND A STALLED FRONTAL BOUNDARY WELL SOUTH OF THE
WATERS. NORTHEAST WINDS WILL GUST NEAR 25 KT AT TIMES. SEAS WILL
BUILD 4-7 FT FOR THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WATERS...AND FOR THE
OUTER FRINGES OF THE SOUTHERN COASTAL WATERS. WINDS AND SEAS
SHOULD SUBSIDE BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THRESHOLDS TUESDAY.

AMZ156-158-232200-
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0077.140824T2100Z-140826T1200Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
507 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO 8 AM EDT
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM SUNDAY TO
8 AM EDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP 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 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 WAKEFIELD VA
350 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

ANZ633-231600-
/O.EXB.KAKQ.SC.Y.0081.140824T1200Z-140825T1000Z/
CURRITUCK SOUND-
350 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM SUNDAY TO 6 AM EDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM SUNDAY TO 6 AM EDT
MONDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 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 WAKEFIELD VA
350 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

ANZ634-231600-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0081.140823T2200Z-140825T0600Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
350 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
2 AM EDT MONDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO 2 AM EDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES: 4 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

44

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
350 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

ANZ656-658-231600-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0081.140824T0600Z-140825T1000Z/
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-
350 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM SUNDAY TO 6 AM
EDT MONDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM SUNDAY TO
6 AM EDT MONDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

* SEAS: 4 TO 5 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.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
305 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NCZ095-232000-
CARTERET-
305 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...HEAVY SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS WESTERN
AND CENTRAL CARTERET COUNTY THROUGH 400 PM EDT...

AT 305 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND
POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM BROAD CREEK TO
MOREHEAD CITY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

SOME LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...NEWPORT......BOGUE...BROAD CREEK...
WILDWOOD...SALTER PATH......INDIAN BEACH...PINE KNOLL SHORES AND
MOREHEAD CITY.

HAZARDS INCLUDE...
HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING.

THIS STORM WILL PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IN AN
HOUR...WHICH WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS INCLUDING
DITCHES...CREEKS...ROADWAYS AND AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. AVOID THESE
AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED ROADS. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALSO REDUCE
DRIVING SPEEDS TO AVOID HYDROPLANING.

&&

LAT...LON 3464 7710 3467 7710 3468 7712 3471 7710
      3476 7713 3477 7716 3479 7717 3480 7711
      3481 7696 3483 7695 3483 7688 3485 7687
      3485 7680 3468 7664 3469 7667 3469 7681
TIME...MOT...LOC 1903Z 331DEG 8KT 3477 7695

$$

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Marine Weather Statement


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
229 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

AMZ250-252-231930-
229 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 228 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS OVER SHEEPSHEAD
ROCK...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE CAPE FEAR...BALD
HEAD ISLAND...KURE BEACH...DREDGE WRECK...KURE BEACH POINT...SCHOOL
HOUSE REEF AND SHEEPSHEAD ROCK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS POSE A VARIETY OF THREATS TO BOATER SAFETY. YOUR BEST
COURSE OF ACTION DURING THUNDERSTORMS IS TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR.
HOWEVER...IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUT ON THE OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF
POSSIBLE AND STAY AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS. MAKE SURE YOUR
CREW IS WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

&&

PLEASE REPORT ANY SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
WILMINGTON NC...TOLL FREE AT 800-697-3901...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO
SAFELY.

LAT...LON 3389 7759 3383 7760 3381 7763 3370 7766
      3385 7803 3389 7802 3385 7798 3402 7790
      3398 7755

$$

KEEBLER


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
945 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

MDZ025-NCZ102-VAZ098>100-241345-
MARYLAND BEACHES-OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-VIRGINIA BEACH-ACCOMACK-
NORTHAMPTON VA-
945 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE LOWER EASTERN SHORE OF
MARYLAND...THE NORTHERN OUTER BANKS OF NORTH CAROLINA...SOUTH
HAMPTON ROADS VIRGINIA AND THE EASTERN SHORE OF VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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

   MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

BMD

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
740 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

AMZ250-252-254-256-241145-
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-
740 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP ON SUNDAY AND PERSIST
INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
740 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-241145-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
740 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL APPROACH 100 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
601 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-241015-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-
ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-WAKE-
JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-ANSON-
RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
601 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TODAY ACROSS
CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA. A FEW STORMS MAY BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE.
THE MAIN SEVERE WEATHER THREATS WILL BE DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND
HEAVY RAIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
452 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

NCZ103-240900-
OUTER BANKS DARE-
452 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR
AREA BEACHES NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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

   MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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