Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1013 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

...HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS...

.Cold high pressure will continue to build into the north gufl
this morning with winds and seas settling gradually during the
afternoon.

GMZ536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-121800-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0051.000000T0000Z-171212T1800Z/
Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River
LA out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River
to Port Fourchon Louisiana out 20 NM-
Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Fourchon Louisiana to Lower Atchafalaya
River LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Coastal waters from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River to
Port Fourchon Louisiana from 20 to 60 NM-
Coastal Waters from Stake Island LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River from 20 to 60 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island
Louisiana out 20 to 60 NM-
1013 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

* WINDS...West 20 to 25 knots becoming northwest 20 to 25 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 feet near shore to 8 feet well offshore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

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24/RR



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