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AL Marine Warning and Forecast

Posted at 4:45 AM, Feb 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-13 04:45:25-05

AL Marine Warnings and Forecast for Wednesday, February 13, 2019

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SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Mobile AL

344 AM CST Wed Feb 13 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS

MORNING...

* WINDS...North 20 to 25 knots with frequent higher gusts.

* WAVES/SEAS...Waves around 1 to 2 feet in bays and sounds. Seas

3 to 5 feet near shore and 5 to 7 feet well offshore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds or frequent gusts

of 20 to 33 knots and/or seas of 7 feet or higher are expected to

produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft. Inexperienced

mariners, especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid

navigating in these conditions.

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS

MORNING...

* WINDS...North 20 to 25 knots with frequent higher gusts.

* WAVES/SEAS...Waves around 1 to 2 feet in bays and sounds. Seas

3 to 5 feet near shore and 5 to 7 feet well offshore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds or frequent gusts

of 20 to 33 knots and/or seas of 7 feet or higher 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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