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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
321 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO RETURN TO THE COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO
LATE THIS EVENING INTO MONDAY MORNING. COLD HIGH PRESSURE MOVING
INTO THE AREA BEHIND THE FRONT WILL HELP INCREASE WINDS AND
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH AT
LEAST MIDDAY ON MONDAY.

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-020530-
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LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
321 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING WILL
  BECOME NORTHWEST AND INCREASE TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT. A FEW GUSTS TO GALE FORCE WILL BE POSSIBLE. WINDS
  WILL BEGIN TO EASE AROUND MIDDAY MONDAY.

* SEAS...SEAS WILL INCREASE TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN PROTECTED WATERS...
  AND AS HIGH AS 5 TO 8 FEET...WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET...
  IN THE OPEN WATERS.

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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