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Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
332 PM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

AMZ154-156-290845-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0009.220129T1200Z-220130T0600Z/
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-
332 PM EST Fri Jan 28 2022

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SATURDAY TO 1 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Northwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt and
  seas 5 to 8 ft expected.

* WHERE...The coastal waters from Cape Hatteras to Cape Lookout.

* WHEN...From 7 AM Saturday to 1 AM EST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could
  capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

&&

$$



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