Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
407 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES IN EFFECT....

.STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED DURING THE EVENING
HOURS AS A LOW PRESSURE AREA AND AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT APPROACH
THE AREA. WINDS ARE FORECAST TO GRADUALLY SUBSIDE FROM WEST TO
EAST TONIGHT AS THE FRONT NEARS AND THEN PUSHES THROUGH THE
REGION.

GMZ450-452-455-470-472-475-300515-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170330T0600Z/
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-
407 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET NEARSHORE, 5 TO 8 FEET BEYOND 20 NM.

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.

&&

$$

GMZ430-432-435-300300-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170330T0300Z/
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILION BAY-
407 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

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.

&&

$$

RUA


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