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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
609 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEAS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.Gale Force Northwest winds early this morning will diminish this
afternoon but increase again to Gale force out of the Southwest
tonight as low pressure passes north of the waters. 7 to 10 foot
seas this morning will subside to 3 to 5 feet late today, then
increase back to 7 to 10 ft tonight.

AMZ156-158-132315-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-171214T1100Z/
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
609 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...West 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.

* SEAS...7 to 10 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
419 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-076-078-140930-
Person-Granville-Vance-Warren-Halifax-Forsyth-Guilford-Alamance-
Orange-Durham-Franklin-Nash-Edgecombe-Davidson-Randolph-Chatham-Wake-
Johnston-Wilson-Lee-Wayne-
419 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...This Morning.

Breezy northwest winds will usher in a much colder air mass early
Wednesday Morning. These winds coupled with low temperatures
overnight in the 20 to 25 degree range will result in wind chill
values between 7 and 12 degrees above zero by daybreak.

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

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
419 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

NCZ073>075-077-083>086-088-089-140930-
Stanly-Montgomery-Moore-Harnett-Anson-Richmond-Scotland-Hoke-
Cumberland-Sampson-
419 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Breezy northwest winds will usher in a much colder air mass early
Wednesday Morning. These winds coupled with low temperatures
overnight in the middle 20s will result in wind chill values between
15 and 20 degrees above zero by daybreak.

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

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
330 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-054>056-058-059-
140830-
Robeson-Bladen-Columbus-Inland Pender-Coastal Pender-
Inland New Hanover-Coastal New Hanover-Inland Brunswick-
Coastal Brunswick-Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon-Florence-Marion-
Williamsburg-Coastal Horry-Inland Georgetown-Coastal Georgetown-
Central Horry-Northern Horry-
330 AM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Relative humidity will drop just below 30 percent through early this
afternoon.

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

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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