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Watches & Warnings

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

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM EST this
afternoon...

* winds... northwest 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots over
the rivers of eastern Virginia 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.