659  
WHUS71 KCAR 210159  
MWWCAR  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
859 PM EST THU FEB 20 2020  
 
ANZ050>052-211000-  
/O.NEW.KCAR.SC.Y.0018.200221T0159Z-200221T0800Z/  
/O.EXT.KCAR.UP.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-200221T1200Z/  
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-  
859 PM EST THU FEB 20 2020  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM EST FRIDAY
 
   
..FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY
 
 
* WHAT...FOR THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT  
WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. FOR THE FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY,  
MODERATE ACCUMULATION OF FREEZING SPRAY.  
 
* WHERE...COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT, ME TO SCHOODIC POINT, ME  
OUT 25 NM, COASTAL WATERS FROM SCHOODIC POINT, ME TO  
STONINGTON, ME OUT 25 NM AND INTRA COASTAL WATERS FROM  
SCHOODIC POINT, ME TO STONINGTON, ME.  
 
* WHEN...FOR THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, UNTIL 3 AM EST FRIDAY.  
FOR THE FREEZING SPRAY ADVISORY, UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...OPERATING A VESSEL IN FREEZING SPRAY IS HAZARDOUS.  
FREEZING SPRAY MAY RENDER MECHANICAL AND ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS  
INOPERATIVE. ICE ACCRETION ON DECKS AND SUPERSTRUCTURES MAY  
RESULT IN SOME LOSS OF STABILITY. CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS  
TO SMALL CRAFT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS SHOULD PREPARE FOR ACCUMULATION OF ICE ON THEIR VESSEL  
AND CONSIDER ALTERING PLANS TO AVOID OR MITIGATE THESE HAZARDOUS  
NAVIGATING CONDITIONS.  
 
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS, ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER  
VESSELS, SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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