Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
444 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

ANZ650-652-654-242200-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-170425T0800Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0011.170425T0800Z-170425T1700Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
20 NM-
444 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM EDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM EDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS...EAST TO NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
  TODAY...BECOMING EAST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET TODAY BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET LATE TONIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
444 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

ANZ650-652-654-242200-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-170425T0800Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0011.170425T0800Z-170425T1700Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
20 NM-
444 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM EDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 1 PM EDT TUESDAY.

* WINDS...EAST TO NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS
  TODAY...BECOMING EAST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT LATE
  TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET TODAY BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET LATE TONIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$