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Gale Warning
Issued: 1:59 PM Apr. 12, 2024 – National Weather Service
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT SATURDAY...

* WHAT...West winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.

* WHERE...Tidal Potomac River from Key Bridge to Smith Point VA,
and Chesapeake Bay and adjoining estuaries north of Smith
Point VA.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM EDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds will cause hazardous waves which could
capsize or damage vessels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions.
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the
vessel for severe conditions.

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