December 13, 2013; 4:25 AM ET
The coldest air of the season so far is settling in around New York City. A new storm will move in this weekend and tap into part of the cold air. more >
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
* LOCATION...COASTAL OCEAN WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO MORICHES INLET NY OUT 20 NM...LONG ISLAND SOUND...NEW YORK HARBOR...LONG ISLAND BAYS.
* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.
* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET ON THE OCEAN WATERS.
* TIMING...THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
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.