283  
WHUS72 KMHX 181951  
MWWMHX  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
351 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS DEVELOPING THIS AFTERNOON SOUTH OF CAPE  
HATTERAS...  
 
.GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING  
SOUTH OF CAPE HATTERAS AS THE GRADIENT TIGHTENS BETWEEN THE HIGH  
OFFSHORE AND TROUGH INLAND. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO  
15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET. WINDS WILL  
GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATE TONIGHT.  
 
AMZ156-158-190800-  
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0062.180618T2000Z-180619T0900Z/  
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-  
351 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT  
TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.  
 
* SEAS...3 TO 5 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ154-190800-  
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0062.180618T2300Z-180619T0900Z/  
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM  
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-  
351 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING  
TO 5 AM EDT TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.  
 
* SEAS...4 TO 5 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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