Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
618 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...COLD HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING STRONG WINDS TO COASTAL
WATERS...

.STRONG NORTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL EVENTUALLY TURN MORE EASTWARD
THROUGH SATURDAY...AS A COLD HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES EASTWARD
ACROSS THE MID-MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. THE RESULTING PRESSURE
GRADIENT AND COLD AIR ADVECTION WILL KEEP WINDS UP OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH SATURDAY.

GMZ452-455-281330-
/O.EXP.KLCH.SC.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-150228T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
618 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

$$

GMZ450-281330-
/O.EXP.KLCH.SC.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-150228T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
618 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

$$

GMZ470-472-475-282200-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-150301T0600Z/
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-
618 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS

* SEAS: 5 TO 7 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.

&&

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