Mathews Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 10:05 AM EST Jan. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM EST this
afternoon...

* winds... northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* Waves... 3 to 4 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels... should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast... and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.