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Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1023 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

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Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Windmill Point VA-
Chesapeake Bay from Windmill Point to New Point Comfort VA-
Chesapeake Bay from New Point Comfort to Little Creek VA-
1023 PM EST Fri Dec 4 2020

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Northwest winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt and
  waves 2 to 5 ft.

* WHERE...Chesapeake Bay from Smith Point to Little Creek VA.

* WHEN...Until 4 PM EST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves 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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