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Dense Fog Advisory
Issued: 1:56 PM Dec. 6, 2021 – National Weather Service
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 AM EST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...For the Dense Fog Advisory, dense fog will reduce
visibility to less than 1 NM. For the Small Craft Advisory,
southwest winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming northwest 20 to 30 kt
tonight. A few gusts around 35 kt are likely from late this
evening through the first part of tonight. Seas 4 to 6 ft
expected.

* WHERE...Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague
VA out 20 nm.

* WHEN...For the Dense Fog Advisory, until 11 AM EST this
morning. For the Small Craft Advisory, from 1 PM this
afternoon to 10 AM EST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft. Low
visibility will make navigation difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

If you must navigate, proceed with caution. Use proper fog
signals. Make sure all running lights are on. Remember to use
your radar and compass.

&&

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 1:56 PM Dec. 6, 2021 – National Weather Service
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 10 AM EST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...For the Dense Fog Advisory, dense fog will reduce
visibility to less than 1 NM. For the Small Craft Advisory,
southwest winds 15 to 25 kt, becoming northwest 20 to 30 kt
tonight. A few gusts around 35 kt are likely from late this
evening through the first part of tonight. Seas 4 to 6 ft
expected.

* WHERE...Coastal waters from Fenwick Island DE to Chincoteague
VA out 20 nm.

* WHEN...For the Dense Fog Advisory, until 11 AM EST this
morning. For the Small Craft Advisory, from 1 PM this
afternoon to 10 AM EST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft. Low
visibility will make navigation difficult.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

If you must navigate, proceed with caution. Use proper fog
signals. Make sure all running lights are on. Remember to use
your radar and compass.

&&

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