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Dense Fog Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
155 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

AMZ450-452-454-171500-
/O.NEW.KJAX.MF.Y.0004.180117T0700Z-180117T1500Z/
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-
155 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a Dense
Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 10 AM EST this morning.

* VISIBILITY...One mile or less.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to one mile or less. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1249 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

ANZ633-171400-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.MF.Y.0004.180117T0549Z-180117T1200Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0003.180117T1500Z-180118T1200Z/
Currituck Sound-
1249 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Dense Fog
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 AM EST this morning.

* VISIBILITY...1 nm or less at times.

* WINDS: Northwest 15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots.

* WAVES: 2 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots over
the Currituck Sound are expected to produce hazardous boating
conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially
those operating smaller vessels...should avoid navigating in
these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1249 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

ANZ658-171400-
/O.NEW.KAKQ.MF.Y.0004.180117T0549Z-180117T1200Z/
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-180118T1800Z/
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1249 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a Dense Fog
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 AM EST this morning.

* VISIBILITY...1 nm or less at times.

* WINDS: Northwest 15 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots.

* SEAS: 4 to 7 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Hanford CA
904 PM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

CAZ089>092-171315-
/O.NEW.KHNX.FG.Y.0008.180117T0600Z-180117T2000Z/
West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
Including the cities of Los Banos, Mendota, Fresno, Hanford,
Lemoore, Corcoran, Bakersfield, and Visalia
904 PM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a Dense Fog
Advisory, which is in effect until noon PST Wednesday.

* VISIBILITIES...1/4 mile or less and as low as 100 feet in some
  areas.

* LOCATION...Dense fog is expected to cover a large portion of the
  San Joaquin Valley from Merced and Los Banos southward through
  Kern County to Bakersfield.

* IMPACTS...Travel delays.

Dense fog is the number one killer of weather related fatalities
in the San Joaquin Valley during the winter season. When the fog
is dense, drive with common sense! That means motorists should
slow down and keep safe braking distance between your car and the
car in front of you.  Avoid passing other cars, especially on two
lane roads. Make sure your low beam headlights are turned on.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving, slow down, use
your headlights, and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.

&&

$$

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
840 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE ALBEMARLE SOUND AND
WATERS OFF THE NORTHERN OUTER BANKS TONIGHT...
...STRONG WINDS AND LARGE SEAS DEVELOPING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.Areas of dense fog has been impacting portions of the Albemarle
Sound, especially eastern portions including the Croatan and
Roanoke Sounds, as well as the waters off the northern Outer
Banks this evening. Fog is expected to continue to impact this
area through tonight.

A cold front will move through the waters Wednesday, with strong
northerly winds and large seas developing. Winds will increase to
20 to 30 knots with seas building to 5 to 9 feet. Winds and seas
will peak Wednesday night. Gale force wind gusts will be possible
across the central waters Wednesday night. Winds and seas will
gradually subside Thursday.

AMZ150-171345-
/O.NEW.KMHX.MF.Y.0002.180117T0140Z-180117T1300Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-180118T1800Z/
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
840 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 8 AM EST
Wednesday.

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...5 to 8 feet.

* VISIBILITY...One quarter mile or less at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
840 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE ALBEMARLE SOUND AND
WATERS OFF THE NORTHERN OUTER BANKS TONIGHT...
...STRONG WINDS AND LARGE SEAS DEVELOPING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.Areas of dense fog has been impacting portions of the Albemarle
Sound, especially eastern portions including the Croatan and
Roanoke Sounds, as well as the waters off the northern Outer
Banks this evening. Fog is expected to continue to impact this
area through tonight.

A cold front will move through the waters Wednesday, with strong
northerly winds and large seas developing. Winds will increase to
20 to 30 knots with seas building to 5 to 9 feet. Winds and seas
will peak Wednesday night. Gale force wind gusts will be possible
across the central waters Wednesday night. Winds and seas will
gradually subside Thursday.

AMZ130-171345-
/O.NEW.KMHX.MF.Y.0002.180117T0140Z-180117T1300Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0005.180117T2100Z-180118T1500Z/
Albemarle Sound-
840 PM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EST WEDNESDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM WEDNESDAY TO
10 AM EST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 8 AM EST
Wednesday.

* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* VISIBILITY...One quarter mile or less at times.

* WAVES...2 to 3 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners,
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$

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