Latest Marine Weather Warning by KOKX
Issued 5/24/2013 3:51 PM America/New_York.
Valid through 5/26/2013 4:15 AM America/New_York.
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long island sound east of new haven ct/port jefferson ny-
long island sound west of new haven ct/port jefferson ny-
new york harbor-peconic and gardiners bays-
south shore bays from jones inlet through shinnecock bay-
fire island inlet ny to moriches inlet ny out 20 nm-
sandy hook nj to fire island inlet ny out 20 nm-
402 pm edt sat may 25 2013
...gale warning remains in effect until 6 am edt sunday...
* location...the ocean waters from sandy hook nj to moriches inlet
ny out 20 nm...the long island sound...new york harbor...and the bays
of long island.
* winds...northwest 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.
* seas...4 to 7 ft on the ocean and 3 to 5 ft across the sound.
* timing...the strongest winds will occur this evening with the
highest seas through tonight.
a gale warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 34 to
47 kt are expected or occurring. operating a vessel in gale
conditions requires experience and properly equipped vessels. it
is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience
seek safe harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.