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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE BERING SEA

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ413-051515-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 TO 20 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE BERING SEA

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ414-051515-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT BUILDING TO 11 TO
18 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 14 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ185-051300-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SW 15 KT
BECOMING NW 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 14 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WEST OF SAINT
MATTHEW ISLAND AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NW 25 KT BECOMING
VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 14 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF SAINT MATTHEW
ISLAND IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE
30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE WIND 25 KT
INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 13
FT. SNOW AND RAIN. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 18 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 19 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ179-051300-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT.
.THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ176-051300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ178-051300-
KISKA TO ATTU-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 16
FT. E OF SHEMYA...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 18
FT SUBSIDING TO 13 FT.
.THU...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. FROM SHEMYA W...S WIND 40 KT
BECOMING SW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 19 FT PACIFIC SIDE...15
FT BERING SIDE. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 19 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ177-051300-
ADAK TO KISKA-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
20 FT SUBSIDING TO 14 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS 12
FT BUILDING TO 18 FT PACIFIC SIDE...13 FT BERING SIDE.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT PACIFIC SIDE...15 FT BERING
SIDE. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 23 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ175-051300-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 16 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ171-051300-
UNALASKA BAY-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ172-051300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ173-051300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT BECOMING W 20 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS 18 FT
SUBSIDING TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ174-051300-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 16
FT SUBSIDING T0 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ170-051300-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE BERING SEA

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ411-051515-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 17 TO 23 FT SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 18 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.THU...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
FREEZING SPRAY N OF 57N IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 25 TO 40 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT BUILDING TO 15 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 16 TO 25 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 21 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE BERING SEA

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ412-051515-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
317 PM AKST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 TO 20 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 TO 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 TO 27 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 TO 26 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 19 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
357 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE FORCE CONDITIONS TO BEGIN LATE TONIGHT NIGHT...

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL BLAST THROUGH THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL
WATERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS WILL CREATE
ADVERSE MARINE CONDITIONS TONIGHT AND THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-051200-
/O.CON.KBRO.GL.W.0005.150305T0600Z-150306T0000Z/
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE PORT OF BROWNSVILLE TO THE ARROYO COLORADO-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE ARROYO COLORADO TO 5 NM NORTH OF PORT
MANSFIELD TX-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM 5 NM NORTH OF PORT MANSFIELD TO BAFFIN BAY TX-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
357 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
CST THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SHIFTING NORTH 28 TO 33 KNOTS GUSTING TO 40 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...9 TO 12 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 15 FEET.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL ARRIVE BETWEEN 1 AND 3 AM NORTH
  OF PORT MANSFIELD OUT 60 NM...AND BETWEEN 3 AND 5 AM FROM THE
  MOUTH OF THE RIO GRANDE TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING
  LAGUNA MADRE BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING...OR
FORECAST TO OCCUR WITHIN THE NEXT 24 TO 36 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.

&&

$$

52/BSG

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
351 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH NOON
THURSDAY...

.DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITIES OF 1/4 TO 1 MILE HAVE RETURNED AND
WILL PERSIST THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT SHOULD SWEEP OFF THE COAST BETWEEN 11 PM AND
MIDNIGHT AND THIS SHOULD SCOUR OUT THE FOG...SPREADING ACROSS THE
GULF WATERS AND CLEARING THE GULF WATERS BY AROUND 1 AM. STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS WILL
BE THE WINDS BEHIND THE GALE WARNING. THE WINDS SHOULD GRADUALLY
DECREASE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. THE GALE WARNING MAY NEED TO BE
EXTENDED FOR THE FAR OFFSHORE WATERS.

LOW WATER ADVISORY FOR WATER LEVELS 1 TO 2 FEET BELOW NORMAL AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

GMZ330-335-050600-
/O.CON.KHGX.MF.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-150305T0700Z/
/O.CON.KHGX.GL.W.0002.150305T0400Z-150305T1800Z/
/O.CON.KHGX.LO.Y.0001.150305T0600Z-150305T2000Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
351 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON
CST THURSDAY...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
2 PM CST THURSDAY...

* WAVES...ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH BAY WATERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WATER LEVELS...SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL THIS EVENING WILL FALL TO
  1 TO 2 FEET BELOW NORMAL AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONG TO VERY STRONG
  EBB CURRENTS ARE LIKELY OVERNIGHT AND AGAIN THURSDAY MORNING.
  SHOALING WILL BE POSSIBLE IN SOME OF THE SHALLOW LOCATIONS.

* VISIBILITY...FLUCTUATING BETWEEN 1/4 AND 1 MILE TONIGHT.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS LATE THIS EVENING AND
  AROUND MIDNIGHT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

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.

MARINERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY OVER
SHORT DISTANCES. REDUCE YOUR SPEED AND KEEP A LOOKOUT FOR OTHER
VESSELS...BUOYS AND BREAKWATERS. KEEP YOUR NAVIGATION LIGHTS ON.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER CRAFT
OR NOT EQUIPPED WITH RADAR...SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR.

A LOW WATER ADVISORY MEANS WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW AVERAGE. MARINERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION
AND TRANSIT AT THE SLOWEST SAFE NAVIGABLE SPEED TO MINIMIZE
IMPACT.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
351 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH NOON
THURSDAY...

.DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITIES OF 1/4 TO 1 MILE HAVE RETURNED AND
WILL PERSIST THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT SHOULD SWEEP OFF THE COAST BETWEEN 11 PM AND
MIDNIGHT AND THIS SHOULD SCOUR OUT THE FOG...SPREADING ACROSS THE
GULF WATERS AND CLEARING THE GULF WATERS BY AROUND 1 AM. STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS WILL
BE THE WINDS BEHIND THE GALE WARNING. THE WINDS SHOULD GRADUALLY
DECREASE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. THE GALE WARNING MAY NEED TO BE
EXTENDED FOR THE FAR OFFSHORE WATERS.

LOW WATER ADVISORY FOR WATER LEVELS 1 TO 2 FEET BELOW NORMAL AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

GMZ370-375-050600-
/O.CON.KHGX.GL.W.0002.150305T0600Z-150305T2100Z/
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
351 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM
CST THURSDAY...

INCREASED WIND SPEEDS HAVE ALLOWED VISIBILITIES TO INCREASE ABOVE
1NM. PATCHY FOG WILL REMAIN LIKELY AND WE WILL MONITOR CONDITIONS
FOR ANOTHER DENSE FOG ADVISORY IF NEEDED.

* SEAS..4 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 11 TO 15 FEET THROUGH THE NIGHT
  AND THURSDAY MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...FLUCTUATING BETWEEN 1 AND 3 MILES THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS LATE THIS EVENING AND
  AROUND MIDNIGHT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT. WINDS GRADUALLY DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS BY
  THURSDAY NIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
351 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH NOON
THURSDAY...

.DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITIES OF 1/4 TO 1 MILE HAVE RETURNED AND
WILL PERSIST THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT SHOULD SWEEP OFF THE COAST BETWEEN 11 PM AND
MIDNIGHT AND THIS SHOULD SCOUR OUT THE FOG...SPREADING ACROSS THE
GULF WATERS AND CLEARING THE GULF WATERS BY AROUND 1 AM. STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS WILL
BE THE WINDS BEHIND THE GALE WARNING. THE WINDS SHOULD GRADUALLY
DECREASE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. THE GALE WARNING MAY NEED TO BE
EXTENDED FOR THE FAR OFFSHORE WATERS.

LOW WATER ADVISORY FOR WATER LEVELS 1 TO 2 FEET BELOW NORMAL AFTER
MIDNIGHT.

GMZ350-355-050600-
/O.CON.KHGX.MF.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-150305T0700Z/
/O.CON.KHGX.GL.W.0002.150305T0600Z-150305T2100Z/
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
351 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM
CST THURSDAY...

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...FLUCTUATING BETWEEN 1/4 AND 1 MILE THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS AROUND MIDNIGHT TO 1 AM
  WITH FREQUENT GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH 8 AM.
  WINDS GRADUALLY DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS BY THURSDAY NIGHT.

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.

MARINERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY OVER
SHORT DISTANCES. REDUCE YOUR SPEED AND KEEP A LOOKOUT FOR OTHER
VESSELS...BUOYS AND BREAKWATERS. KEEP YOUR NAVIGATION LIGHTS ON.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER CRAFT
OR NOT EQUIPPED WITH RADAR...SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ910-050800-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO
15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO
9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ825-050800-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
CHANCE OF LIGHT SLEET.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
SNOW AND LIGHT SLEET. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY AND CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ828-050800-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND
SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ925-050800-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO HATTERAS CANYON BETWEEN 100 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ830-050800-
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO CAPE HATTERAS TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
EARLY...THEN...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ835-050800-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N LESS THAN 10 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ905-050800-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
8 TO 14 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING W TO NW
10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 11 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ833-050800-
CAPE HATTERAS TO CAPE FEAR TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS EARLY...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 14 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ920-050800-
BALTIMORE CANYON TO 69W EAST OF 1000 FM AND SOUTH OF 38.5N TO
250 NM OFFSHORE-
417 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS
9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
310 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 AM
CST THURSDAY...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM CST THURSDAY...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT.
DENSE SEA FOG WILL OCCUR AHEAD OF THE BOUNDARY AND WINDS TO GALE
FORCE WILL OCCUR BEHIND THE FRONT FROM EARLY THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH INTO THE EARLY EVENING. TIDES WILL BE RUNNING 1 TO 2 FEET BELOW
NORMAL IN THE WAKE OF THE COLD FRONT.

GMZ450-452-455-470-472-475-051200-
/O.NEW.KLCH.MF.Y.0011.150305T0200Z-150305T0900Z/
/O.UPG.KLCH.GL.A.0003.150305T0900Z-150306T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KLCH.GL.W.0002.150305T0900Z-150306T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
310 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 AM
CST THURSDAY...

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM CST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM CST THURSDAY. A
DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS DENSE FOG ADVISORY
IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 AM CST THURSDAY. THE
GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS AND SEAS: SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS LATE
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.

* VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE MILE WITH PERIODS OF ONE QUARTER MILE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS AND IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO
MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS 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.

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITY WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

CARIBBEAN SEA
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
403 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO
22N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...THE SW N ATLANTIC S OF 31N W OF 65W
INCLUDING BAHAMAS...AND THE CARIBBEAN SEA.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

AMZ031-050915-
CARIBBEAN FROM 11N TO 15N BETWEEN 72W AND 80W INCLUDING COLOMBIA
BASIN-
403 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF COLOMBIA...

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT WITHIN 90 NM OF COAST OF
COLOMBIA...AND NE TO E 20 TO 30 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
401 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT TO GALE CONDITIONS THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
...DENSE FOG OVER THE EASTERN NC WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH ACROSS THE MARINE AREA THURSDAY. WINDS
WILL RAPIDLY BECOME NORTH IMMEDIATELY BEHIND THE FRONT. GALE
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE WATERS WITH SMALL CRAFT
CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE. SEAS WILL PEAK IN THE 8 TO 13 FOOT RANGE
THURSDAY EVENING. A WARM MOIST AIRMASS FLOWING NORTHEAST OVER THE
WATERS AHEAD OF THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE AREAS OF DENSE
FOG THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITIES DOWN TO ONE HALF MILE WILL PLAGUE THE
WATERS AND SOUNDS THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

AMZ135-158-051000-
/O.UPG.KMHX.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-150307T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.GL.W.0017.150305T2200Z-150306T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.MF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150305T1100Z/
PAMLICO SOUND-S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
401 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO 10 AM EST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO 10 AM
EST FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...1/2 TO 1 MILE.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 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.

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
401 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT TO GALE CONDITIONS THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
...DENSE FOG OVER THE EASTERN NC WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH ACROSS THE MARINE AREA THURSDAY. WINDS
WILL RAPIDLY BECOME NORTH IMMEDIATELY BEHIND THE FRONT. GALE
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE WATERS WITH SMALL CRAFT
CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE. SEAS WILL PEAK IN THE 8 TO 13 FOOT RANGE
THURSDAY EVENING. A WARM MOIST AIRMASS FLOWING NORTHEAST OVER THE
WATERS AHEAD OF THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE AREAS OF DENSE
FOG THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITIES DOWN TO ONE HALF MILE WILL PLAGUE THE
WATERS AND SOUNDS THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

AMZ130-131-051000-
/O.CON.KMHX.MF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150305T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.GL.W.0017.150305T2200Z-150306T1500Z/
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-
401 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO 10 AM EST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO 10 AM
EST FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...1 TO 3 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...1/2 TO 1 MILE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
401 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT TO GALE CONDITIONS THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
...DENSE FOG OVER THE EASTERN NC WATERS THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH ACROSS THE MARINE AREA THURSDAY. WINDS
WILL RAPIDLY BECOME NORTH IMMEDIATELY BEHIND THE FRONT. GALE
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE WATERS WITH SMALL CRAFT
CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE. SEAS WILL PEAK IN THE 8 TO 13 FOOT RANGE
THURSDAY EVENING. A WARM MOIST AIRMASS FLOWING NORTHEAST OVER THE
WATERS AHEAD OF THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE AREAS OF DENSE
FOG THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

DENSE FOG WITH VISIBILITIES DOWN TO ONE HALF MILE WILL PLAGUE THE
WATERS AND SOUNDS THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

AMZ150-152-154-156-051000-
/O.UPG.KMHX.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-150307T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.GL.W.0017.150305T2200Z-150306T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.MF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150305T1100Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
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-
401 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO 10 AM EST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THURSDAY TO 10 AM
EST FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 12 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...1/2 MILE.

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.

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 CORPUS CHRISTI TX
259 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG CONTINUES ACROSS THE BAYS AND NEARSHORE WATERS...

...GALES WARNING IN EFFECT TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

AREAS OF DENSE FOG ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP ALONG THE AREA BAYS
AND NEARSHORE WATERS THIS EVENING AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD
FRONT.

A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT WITH A VERY STRONG
OFFSHORE FLOW DEVELOPING IN ITS WAKE. SUSTAINED WINDS NEAR GALE
FORCE ARE EXPECTED WITH FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH THE DAY THURSDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL
LIKELY RESUME THURSDAY EVENING.

GMZ230-235-250-255-050500-
/O.CON.KCRP.MF.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150305T0600Z/
/O.CON.KCRP.GL.W.0003.150305T0600Z-150306T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
259 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
CST THURSDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
CST THURSDAY. A DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT.

* VISIBILITY: ONE NAUTICAL MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

* WINDS: 25-30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS.

* SEAS: BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET IN OPEN WATER...BAYS ROUGH TO
  VERY ROUGH.

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.

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 CORPUS CHRISTI TX
259 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...DENSE FOG CONTINUES ACROSS THE BAYS AND NEARSHORE WATERS...

...GALES WARNING IN EFFECT TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

AREAS OF DENSE FOG ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP ALONG THE AREA BAYS
AND NEARSHORE WATERS THIS EVENING AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD
FRONT.

A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT WITH A VERY STRONG
OFFSHORE FLOW DEVELOPING IN ITS WAKE. SUSTAINED WINDS NEAR GALE
FORCE ARE EXPECTED WITH FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH THE DAY THURSDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL
LIKELY RESUME THURSDAY EVENING.

GMZ270-275-050500-
/O.CON.KCRP.GL.W.0003.150305T0600Z-150306T0000Z/
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
259 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
CST THURSDAY...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
CST THURSDAY.

* WINDS: 25-35 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GALE FORCE GUSTS.

* SEAS: BUILDING TO 11 TO 13 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL HIGHER SEAS.

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.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ017-050845-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THU AND THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W OF 95W...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N
30 TO 40 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N
25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 8 TO 12 FT W OF FRONT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ019-050845-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E OF 90W...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE TO E
20 TO 25 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NE 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT E OF 90W...AND 8 TO 11 FT
ELSEWHERE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ023-050845-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40
KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT LATE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT 30 TO 40 KT S OF 21N W
OF 94W. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT IN NE SWELL.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ011-050845-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THU AND THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT LATE.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 KT...BECOMING NE LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 20
TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ013-050845-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
344 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...GALE WARNING THU AND THU NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W OF 90W...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE
30 TO 35 KT BEHIND FRONT. ELSEWHERE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO
15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT W OF 90W...AND N TO NE
20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. W OF 90W...SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
ELSEWHERE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT LATE.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT W OF 90W...
AND 6 TO 8 FT ELSEWHERE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

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