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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
349 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

ANZ452>455-161000-
/O.EXB.KPHI.SC.Y.0102.171216T0000Z-171217T0600Z/
/O.UPG.KPHI.GL.A.0025.171216T0600Z-171216T1500Z/
Coastal waters from Little Egg Inlet to Great Egg Inlet NJ out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Great Egg Inlet to Cape May NJ out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape May NJ to Cape Henlopen DE out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Henlopen to Fenwick Island DE out 20 nm-
349 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM
EST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 7 PM this evening to 1 AM
EST Sunday. The Gale Watch is no longer in effect.

* Location...The Atlantic coastal waters of southern New Jersey
  and Delaware.

* Winds...West-northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* Seas...3 to 5 feet.

* Timing...Winds are expected to increase late this evening and
  overnight. The strongest winds will occur late tonight when
  gusts could briefly approach gale force for an hour or two,
  especially in our offshore waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
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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