722  
WHUS72 KMHX 241920  
MWWMHX  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
320 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
   
..POOR BOATING CONDITIONS THROUGH LATE WEEK
 
 
.GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE  
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH FROM  
THE WEST LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY THURSDAY. STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS  
20 TO 30 KNOTS TONIGHT WILL ALLOW SEAS TO BUILD TO 6 TO 11 FEET.  
STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT, WITH SEAS  
SUBSIDING BELOW 6 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  
 
AMZ130-131-250730-  
/O.EXB.KMHX.SC.Y.0060.170525T0300Z-170526T1500Z/  
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-  
320 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO  
11 AM EDT FRIDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED  
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS  
EVENING TO 11 AM EDT FRIDAY.  
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.  
 
* WAVES...2 TO 3 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ136-137-250730-  
/O.EXB.KMHX.SC.Y.0060.170525T0300Z-170525T2300Z/  
PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS-NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS-  
320 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM  
EDT THURSDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED  
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS  
EVENING TO 7 PM EDT THURSDAY.  
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT.  
 
* WAVES...CHOPPY.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ152-154-250730-  
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0060.000000T0000Z-170527T0300Z/  
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-  
320 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT FRIDAY
 
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.  
 
* SEAS...7 TO 12 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ150-250730-  
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0060.170525T0200Z-170526T1800Z/  
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-  
320 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO  
2 PM EDT FRIDAY...  
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.  
 
* SEAS...4 TO 7 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ156-158-250730-  
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0060.000000T0000Z-170526T2100Z/  
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-  
320 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT FRIDAY
 
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.  
 
* SEAS...6 TO 11 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ135-250730-  
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0062.170525T0200Z-170526T1800Z/  
PAMLICO SOUND-  
320 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING  
TO 2 PM EDT FRIDAY...  
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.  
 
* WAVES...2 TO 4 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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