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Gale Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
343 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ANZ633-311545-
/O.UPG.KAKQ.GL.A.0004.141101T2200Z-141102T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0021.141101T2300Z-141102T1200Z/
CURRITUCK SOUND-
343 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT SATURDAY TO 7 AM EST
SUNDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH AND INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
  AROUND 40 KNOTS LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
343 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ANZ654-656-658-311545-
/O.UPG.KAKQ.GL.A.0004.141101T2200Z-141102T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KAKQ.GL.W.0021.141101T2300Z-141102T1500Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
TO 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
TO 20 NM-
343 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EDT SATURDAY TO 10 AM EST
SUNDAY.

* WINDS: NORTH AND INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
  AROUND 40 KNOTS LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
  MORNING...AND THE POTENTIAL FOR A PERIOD OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS
  WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KNOTS SATURDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS: 8 TO 12 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. 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.

&&

$$


Gale Watch


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
433 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

AMZ250-252-311645-
/O.CON.KILM.GL.A.0003.141101T1700Z-141102T1200Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
433 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST INCREASING TO AROUND 35 KT SATURDAY THROUGH
  SUNDAY MORNING. OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 40 TO 45 KT ESPECIALLY
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 9 FT SATURDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY.

* TIDES...BLOWOUT TIDES LIKELY TO OCCUR ESPECIALLY AROUND THE
  TIMES OF LOW TIDE SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. LOW TIDES
  WILL OCCUR MID- MORNING SATURDAY...MID-EVENING SATURDAY...AND
  AGAIN MID TO LATE MORNING SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF SUSTAINED OR FREQUENT
GUSTS TO GALE FORCE...SPEEDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS...HAS
SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND OR LOCATION
IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD
TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

DOUGH





$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
405 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
COASTAL WATERS...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST SATURDAY EVENING. A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL SET UP
BETWEEN THE STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE OFFSHORE AND HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDING IN FROM THE WEST RESULTING IN GALE FORCE WINDS FOR ALL
OF THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS INCLUDING THE
SOUNDS. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 30 TO 40 KNOTS WITH A FEW
GUSTS NEAR STORM STRENGTH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE SUNDAY.
WINDS AND SEAS WILL DIMINISH LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON THOUGH SEAS
WILL LINGER ABOVE 6 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

AMZ136-137-158-312015-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.A.0005.141101T2200Z-141102T1200Z/
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
405 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 KT.

* SEAS...6 TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
405 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
COASTAL WATERS...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST SATURDAY EVENING. A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL SET UP
BETWEEN THE STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE OFFSHORE AND HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDING IN FROM THE WEST RESULTING IN GALE FORCE WINDS FOR ALL
OF THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS INCLUDING THE
SOUNDS. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 30 TO 40 KNOTS WITH A FEW
GUSTS NEAR STORM STRENGTH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE SUNDAY.
WINDS AND SEAS WILL DIMINISH LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON THOUGH SEAS
WILL LINGER ABOVE 6 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

AMZ150-152-312015-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.A.0005.141101T2200Z-141102T2200Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
405 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT.

* SEAS...12 TO 17 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
405 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE FORCE WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
COASTAL WATERS...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST SATURDAY EVENING. A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL SET UP
BETWEEN THE STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE OFFSHORE AND HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDING IN FROM THE WEST RESULTING IN GALE FORCE WINDS FOR ALL
OF THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA COASTAL WATERS INCLUDING THE
SOUNDS. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 30 TO 40 KNOTS WITH A FEW
GUSTS NEAR STORM STRENGTH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE SUNDAY.
WINDS AND SEAS WILL DIMINISH LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON THOUGH SEAS
WILL LINGER ABOVE 6 FEET THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

AMZ130-131-135-154-156-312015-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.A.0005.141101T2200Z-141102T1800Z/
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-PAMLICO SOUND-
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-
405 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 12 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
415 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

NCZ087-096-099-105-107-109-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053-055-010815-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
415 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

FOR SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY...BREEZY TO POSSIBLY WINDY CONDITIONS DUE
TO STRONG LOW PRESSURE EXITING THE AREA TO THE NORTHEAST. NEAR
FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS INLAND AREAS SUNDAY
MORNING.

FOR LATE SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...SCATTERED FROST IS
PROBABLE WITH CHANCE OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES INLAND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
415 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-010815-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
415 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

FOR SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY...BREEZY TO POSSIBLY WINDY CONDITIONS DUE
TO STRONG LOW PRESSURE EXITING THE AREA TO THE NORTHEAST.

FOR LATE SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...PATCHY FROST REMAINS
POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
415 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

AMZ250-252-010815-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
415 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   GALE WATCH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$
DOUGH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
347 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

NCZ014>016-031-032-010800-
GATES-PASQUOTANK-CAMDEN-CHOWAN-PERQUIMANS-
347 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR COASTAL NORTHEAST NORTH
CAROLINA AND INTERIOR NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A COASTAL STORM WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. NORTH
TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 35 MPH BY SATURDAY
AFTERNOON OR EVENING. ALSO...MODERATE RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE.
THE STORM WILL MOVE AWAY FROM THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.
THE RAIN WILL END...THOUGH WINDS WILL REMAIN GUSTY FROM THE
NORTHWEST ON SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
347 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

NCZ017-102-VAZ095-098-010800-
INLAND CURRITUCK-OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-
VIRGINIA BEACH-
347 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR COASTAL NORTHEAST NORTH
CAROLINA...THE NORTHERN OUTER BANKS OF NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTH
HAMPTON ROADS VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A COASTAL STORM WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. NORTH
TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 35 TO 45 MPH BY SATURDAY
AFTERNOON OR EVENING. ALSO...MODERATE RAINFALL AND COASTAL
FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE STORM WILL MOVE AWAY FROM THE AREA
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. THE RAIN WILL END...THOUGH WINDS WILL
REMAIN GUSTY FROM THE NORTHWEST INTO SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
332 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

NCZ007>011-023>028-040>043-075>078-085-086-088-089-311200-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-ALAMANCE-ORANGE-DURHAM-
FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-CHATHAM-WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-MOORE-LEE-
HARNETT-WAYNE-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
332 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

BLUSTERY WINDS OF 30 TO 35 MPH SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING... IN
THE WAKE OF STRONG LOW PRESSURE EXITING OFF THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST... MAY TOSS AROUND LIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS. A FEW TREE LIMBS
COULD ALSO BE KNOCKED DOWN.

A COLD AIR MASS WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION OVER THE WEEKEND.
TEMPERATURES MAY DROP TO AROUND OR BELOW FREEZING MAINLY OVER
THE WESTERN PIEDMONT SATURDAY NIGHT... AND OVER ALL OF CENTRAL
NORTH CAROLINA SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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