878  
WHUS71 KCAR 261528  
MWWCAR  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
1128 AM EDT THU APR 26 2018  
 
ANZ050>052-262330-  
/O.NEW.KCAR.SW.Y.0006.180426T1528Z-180428T0000Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT, ME TO SCHOODIC POINT, ME OUT 25 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT, ME TO STONINGTON, ME OUT  
25 NM-  
INTRA COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT, ME TO STONINGTON, ME-  
1128 AM EDT THU APR 26 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM  
EDT FRIDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CARIBOU HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT  
ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT  
FRIDAY.  
 
* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET.  
 
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. LONG PERIOD SWELL 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...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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