964  
WHUS72 KMHX 240657  
MWWMHX  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
257 AM EDT TUE OCT 24 2017  
   
..STRONG WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEAS TODAY
 
 
.STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS AND DANGEROUS SEAS HAVE DEVELOPED ACROSS  
THE WATERS EARLY THIS MORNING AHEAD OF A STRONG COLD FRONT. WINDS  
WILL DIMINISH BEHIND THE FRONT TONIGHT BUT ELEVATED SEAS WILL  
LINGER OVER THE WATERS WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.  
 
AMZ150-241900-  
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0097.000000T0000Z-171025T1800Z/  
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-  
257 AM EDT TUE OCT 24 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT WEDNESDAY
 
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.  
 
* SEAS...5 TO 9 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ156-241900-  
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0097.000000T0000Z-171025T1200Z/  
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-  
257 AM EDT TUE OCT 24 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT WEDNESDAY
 
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.  
 
* SEAS...7 TO 10 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ158-241900-  
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0097.000000T0000Z-171025T0800Z/  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-  
257 AM EDT TUE OCT 24 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT WEDNESDAY
 
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.  
 
* SEAS...6 TO 9 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ130-131-241900-  
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0097.000000T0000Z-171024T2200Z/  
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-  
257 AM EDT TUE OCT 24 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WINDS...SOUTH 20 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ135-241900-  
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0097.000000T0000Z-171025T0200Z/  
PAMLICO SOUND-  
257 AM EDT TUE OCT 24 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 30 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
AMZ152-154-241900-  
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0097.000000T0000Z-171026T2200Z/  
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-  
257 AM EDT TUE OCT 24 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT  
THURSDAY...  
 
* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.  
 
* SEAS...7 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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