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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
1015 AM EDT THU OCT 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES FOR PORTIONS OF THE WATERS LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.STRONG HIGH PRESSURE TO OUR NORTH WILL MAINTAIN PERSISTENT
BREEZY NORTHEAST WINDS BECOMING STRONG THIS EVENING.

GMZ870-873-192215-
/O.EXP.KTBW.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-171019T1400Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.SC.Y.0031.171019T2300Z-171020T1400Z/
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1015 AM EDT THU OCT 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 10 AM EDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WINDS...20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
526 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-
239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-GMZ830-836-850-853-856-870-
873-876-192130-
Sumter-Pinellas-Polk-Hardee-Highlands-DeSoto-Coastal Levy-
Coastal Citrus-Coastal Hernando-Coastal Pasco-
Coastal Hillsborough-Coastal Manatee-Coastal Sarasota-
Coastal Charlotte-Coastal Lee-Inland Levy-Inland Citrus-
Inland Hernando-Inland Pasco-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee-
Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte-Inland Lee-Tampa Bay waters-
Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound-
Coastal waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Tarpon Springs to Suwannee River FL out 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 to 60 NM-
526 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for West Central And Southwest
Florida.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
Strong high pressure building in north of the waters will continue
to produce strong easterly winds throughout the week. Nocturnal
easterly wind surges will result in periods of cautionary to
advisory level winds and seas at times through late in the week.

...RIVER FLOOD IMPACT...
Flooding continues along the Withlacoochee River at Holder and
Dunnellon. This flooding is forecast to continue through at least
the end of the week. Should any heavy rainfall occur, flooding
may worsen or be prolonged.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
Scattered thunderstorms will be possible beginning Saturday
and continuing into next week. Storms will be capable of
producing gusty winds and dangerous cloud to ground lightning
strikes.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
Strong high pressure building in north of the waters will continue
to produce strong easterly winds through early Thursday and early
Friday morning. Winds will slightly decrease below advisory
level, but will likely still approach cautionary levels through
the end of the week.

...RIVER FLOOD IMPACT...
The Withlacoochee River at Holder and Dunnellon will remain in
flood stage through the weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today.

$$

Wynn




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