424  
WHUS71 KGYX 231901  
MWWGYX  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME  
301 PM EDT SAT SEP 23 2017  
 
ANZ153-232015-  
/O.CAN.KGYX.SW.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-170924T0000Z/  
CASCO BAY-  
301 PM EDT SAT SEP 23 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS CANCELLED
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS CANCELLED THE SMALL  
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS.  
 

 
 
ANZ150-152-154-240000-  
/O.CON.KGYX.SW.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-170924T0000Z/  
COASTAL WATERS FROM STONINGTON, ME TO PORT CLYDE, ME OUT 25 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT CLYDE, ME TO CAPE ELIZABETH, ME OUT  
25 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE ELIZABETH, ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER, MA OUT  
25 NM-  
301 PM EDT SAT SEP 23 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT  
UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...  
 
* SEAS...3 TO 5 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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