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Latest Marine Weather Warning by KOKX
Issued 11/22/2014 3:35 AM America/New_York.
Valid through 11/24/2014 6:00 PM America/New_York.
whus71 kokx 222052
sandy hook nj to fire island inlet ny out 20 nm-
352 pm est sat nov 22 2014
...small craft advisory remains in effect until 6 am est sunday...
...gale watch in effect from late sunday night through monday
the national weather service in new york has issued a gale
watch...which is in effect from late sunday night through monday
* winds...southwest 20 to 30 kt.
* seas...3 to 6 feet tonight...then 6 to 11 feet by monday.
* timing...highest winds and seas tonight...then again late sunday
night and monday.
a small craft advisory means that sustained wind speeds or
frequent gusts of 25 to 33 kt and/or seas of 5 ft or higher are
expected or occurring...and hazardous to small craft.
inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.
a gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 34 to
47 kt has significantly increased...but the specific timing
and/or location is still uncertain. it is intended to provide
additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider
altering their plans.