189  
WHUS71 KPHI 221952  
MWWPHI  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
352 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
...A PROLONGED PERIOD OF HAZARDOUS SEAS IS ANTICIPATED INTO THE  
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...  
 
.POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE JOSE WILL LIKELY KEEP SEAS AT OR ABOVE  
5 FEET THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. THERE IS GOOD CHANCE THAT BUILDING  
SWELLS FROM HURRICANE MARIA WILL ARRIVE EARLY NEXT WEEK.  
 
ANZ450>455-230900-  
/O.CON.KPHI.SW.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170924T1000Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT  
20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT  
20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-  
352 PM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT  
UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...  
 
* LOCATION...THE ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS OF NEW JERSEY AND  
DELAWARE.  
 
* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET.  
 
* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID  
SHOALING AREAS WHERE LONG PERIOD SWELLS CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE  
BREAKING WAVES.  
 

 
 

 
 
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