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The Coast Guard Cutter Diligence, a 210-foot medium endurance cutter stationed out of Wilmington, N.C., hits 12-foot seas and 60-knot winds Monday while heading east to avoid Tropical Storm Noel. Coast Guard units throughout the southeast remain on alert to assist mariners impacted by the storm. (U.S. Coast Guard Photo/Petty Officer 2nd Class Gabriel Pierce)