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Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
345 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

MONTAUK POINT NEW YORK TO SANDY HOOK NEW JERSEY OUT 20 NM OFFSHORE
INCLUDING LONG ISLAND SOUND...LONG ISLAND BAYS AND NEW YORK HARBOR

ANZ350-301915-
MORICHES INLET NY TO MONTAUK POINT NY OUT 20 NM-
345 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS AROUND 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...DIMINISHING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
331 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

ANZ255-256-301545-
/O.EXT.KBOX.SC.Y.0103.000000T0000Z-160831T1000Z/
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
331 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
331 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...ROUGH CONDITIONS ON THE EASTERN OCEAN WATERS TODAY...

ANZ350-301545-
/O.NEW.KOKX.SW.Y.0013.160830T0731Z-160831T0000Z/
MORICHES INLET NY TO MONTAUK POINT NY OUT 20 NM-
331 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING.

* SEAS...5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT SEAS OF 5 FT
OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING...AND HAZARDOUS TO SMALL
CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELLS
CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS
NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS
THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED. REMEMBER THAT BREAKING WAVES CAN
EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
330 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO
25 NM

ANZ255-302015-
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
AND NANTUCKET-
330 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. GUSTS UP TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES.  INDIVIDUAL WAVE
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
330 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER MA TO WATCH HILL RI OUT TO
25 NM

ANZ256-302015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND-
330 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SEAS ARE REPORTED AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE
AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST THIRD OF THE WAVES.  INDIVIDUAL WAVE
HEIGHTS MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

$$


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
408 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH TUESDAY...

NYZ075-080-081-178-179-301615-
/O.CON.KOKX.RP.S.0010.000000T0000Z-160831T0000Z/
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
408 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...THE OCEAN BEACHES OF KINGS...SOUTHERN QUEENS...
  SOUTHERN NASSAU...AND SOUTHERN SUFFOLK COUNTIES.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH

* SURF HEIGHT...3 TO 5 FEET.

* LIGHTNING RISK...NONE

* TIMING...THROUGH 800 PM EDT TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. TALK TO LIFEGUARDS AND BEACH OFFICIALS TO
LEARN ABOUT ANY SURF HAZARDS AND HEED THEIR ADVICE. PAY ATTENTION
TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS AND SWIM IN LIFE GUARDED AREAS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...
BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TOWARD THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM
DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
344 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

MAZ007-015-016-019>024-RIZ005>008-310745-
EASTERN ESSEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-
SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-
NANTUCKET MA-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-BLOCK ISLAND RI-
344 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...
NORTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS...NORTHERN
RHODE ISLAND AND SOUTHERN RHODE ISLAND.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

MODERATE RIP CURRENT CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE EAST AND
SOUTH COASTS DUE TO SWELLS FROM HURRICANE GASTON. THE SWELLS WILL
ALSO PRODUCE ROUGH SURF WITH AN INCREASED RISK OF STRONG RIP
CURRENTS ALONG OCEAN BEACHES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

WEDNESDAY...POSSIBLY LINGERING INTO THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND...MODERATE
RIP CURRENT CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE EAST AND SOUTH
COASTS DUE TO SWELLS FROM HURRICANE GASTON. THE SWELLS WILL ALSO
PRODUCE ROUGH SURF WITH AN INCREASED RISK OF STRONG RIP CURRENTS
ALONG OCEAN BEACHES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
333 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

NYZ075-080-081-178-179-310745-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
333 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NEW YORK.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

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

   HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

&&

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK PROVIDES A SUMMARY OF POTENTIAL
WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER EVENTS THAT MAY REACH NWS WARNING
CRITERIA. MOST LONG FUSED NWS WATCHES...WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES IN
EFFECT ARE HIGHLIGHTED.

PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST NWS FORECASTS FOR WEATHER NOT MEETING NWS
WARNING CRITERIA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
305 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

DEZ004-NJZ014-024>026-310715-
DELAWARE BEACHES-EASTERN MONMOUTH-ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-
COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
305 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHERN DELAWARE...CENTRAL
NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS. TODAYS SURF ZONE CONDITIONS WILL PROBABLY BE A LITTLE
WORSE THAN YESTERDAY DUE TO THE ADDED WIND WAVE DEVELOPED BY A
GUSTY NORTHEAST WIND.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

THERE IS AT LEAST A MODERATE RISK FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF
DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ON WEDNESDAY.

THE RISK MAY DECREASE SLIGHTLY THURSDAY BUT IT SHOULD INCREASE TO
MODERATE OR POSSIBLY GREATER FRIDAY THROUGH THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND.
THIS INCREASE NEXT WEEKEND WILL BE RELATED TO EASTERLY SWELLS
DEVELOPING IN A PERSISTENT EAST NORTHEAST FLOW OFF THE MID ATLANTIC
COAST, AIDED BY PROBABLE TROPICAL LOW PRESSURE FAR TO OUR SOUTH
AND EAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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