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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
958 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

AMZ470-230900-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-170224T2100Z/
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
958 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...EAST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT...BECOMING
  EAST NORTHEAST ON THURSDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO 10 FEET. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11
  FEET ON THURSDAY.

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.

&&

$$

NELSON

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
917 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

AMZ374-231030-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170226T1600Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
917 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
917 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

AMZ354-231030-
/O.EXB.KCHS.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170223T1800Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
917 PM EST WED FEB 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
805 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

NCZ087-096-099-105-107-109-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053-055-240115-
Robeson-Bladen-Columbus-Inland Pender-Inland New Hanover-
Inland Brunswick-Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon-Florence-Marion-
Williamsburg-Inland Horry-Inland Georgetown-
805 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast North Carolina and
northeast South Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Areas of fog will develop overnight...lowering visibility to 1 mile
or less at times. The fog will dissipate by mid-morning Thursday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

For early Thursday...
The overnight fog will dissipate by mid daytime morning Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
805 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

AMZ250-252-254-256-240115-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out
20 nm-
Coastal waters from Murrells Inlet to South Santee River SC out
20 nm-
805 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for The adjacent Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

For late Thursday thru Friday and into the upcoming weekend...
An extended period of Small Craft Advisory conditions possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$
dch

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
805 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-240115-
Coastal Pender-Coastal New Hanover-Coastal Brunswick-Coastal Horry-
Coastal Georgetown-
805 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast North Carolina and
northeast South Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Areas of fog will develop overnight...lowering visibility to 1 mile
or less at times.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

For early Thursday...
The overnight fog will dissipate by mid daytime morning Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...updated
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
400 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-124-125-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-230930-
Coastal waters from Altamaha Sound to Fernandina Beach FL out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Fernandina Beach FL from 20 to
60 NM-
Waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Hamilton-Suwannee-Columbia-Baker-Inland Nassau-Inland Duval-Union-
Bradford-Clay-St. Johns-Gilchrist-Alachua-Putnam-Flagler-Marion-
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coffee-Jeff Davis-Bacon-Appling-
Wayne-Atkinson-Ware-Pierce-Brantley-Inland Glynn-Coastal Glynn-
Echols-Clinch-Charlton-Inland Camden-Coastal Camden-
400 PM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

...ISOLATED STORMS POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY...

...LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE ALONG THE COAST THROUGH
EARLY THURSDAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Northeast Florida,
Southeast Georgia and the Adjacent Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Rest of Today and Tonight...

There is a slight chance of thunderstorms across northeast Florida
and portions of southeast Georgia through the evening...then just
along the coastal areas after midnight.

Locally heavy rainfall in excess of an inch will be possible through
early Thursday morning...mainly along the coast.

There is a Moderate risk of rip currents at the area beaches due to
increasing onshore winds and seas.

A Small Craft Advisory is in effect for the northeast Florida waters
beginning tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday...

An elevated risk of rip currents and very rough surf is expected at
the area beaches Thursday due to stronger onshore flow and elevated
seas.

Gale conditions possible for coastal waters mainly south of Saint
Augustine on Thursday. Small Craft Advisory is in effect rest of
coastal waters through Thursday night and possibly into Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

For additional information, visit the National Weather Service in
Jacksonville website on the internet at weather.gov/jax.

$$

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