Latest Marine Weather Warning by KOKX
Issued 3/20/2019 4:02 PM America/New_York.
Valid through 3/23/2019 6:00 PM 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-
331 am edt fri mar 22 2019
...small craft advisory remains in effect until 6 pm edt this
...gale warning remains in effect from 6 pm this evening to 6 pm
* winds and seas...west winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt
today. northwest winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt
tonight into saturday. seas 3 to 5 feet on long island sound.
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.
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.