Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
336 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR THE COASTAL WATERS LATE
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY...

.A COLD FRONT WILL PASS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS LATE TONIGHT INTO
MONDAY RESULTING IN INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS. WINDS COULD
APPROACH GALE CONDITIONS LATE MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY
SOUTH OF MARSH ISLAND.

GMZ450-452-455-470-472-475-071745-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0010.160208T0600Z-160210T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
336 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
CST TUESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE LATE TONIGHT FROM 15 TO 25
  KNOTS. WINDS ON MONDAY WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE FROM 20 TO 30
  KNOTS WITH SOME GUSTS NEAR GALE FORCE.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS WILL INCREASE TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITHIN 20 NM OF
  THE COAST. FROM 20 TO 60 NM...SEAS WILL BE INCREASING FROM 7 TO
  14 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 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.

&&

$$

GMZ430-432-435-071745-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0010.160208T1200Z-160210T0000Z/
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILION BAY-
336 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO 6 PM CST
TUESDAY.

* WINDS...INCREASE MONDAY OUT OF THE NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...LAKE AND BAY WATERS WILL BE ROUGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 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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