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Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 3:17 PM EST Feb. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory in effect from 4 am Wednesday to 4 PM EST

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 4 am Wednesday to 4 PM
EST Thursday.

* Winds... winds will increase to abround 20 knots Wednesday

* Waves/seas... seas will build to 6 to 7 feet during Wednesday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.