Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
552 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...STRONG ONSHORE FLOW AND BUILDING SEAS THROUGH EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...

.AN INCREASING SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL BECOME STRONG TODAY AND WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING IN RESPONSE TO AN APPROACHING COLD
FRONT. FREQUENT WIND GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS WILL BE LIKELY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. THE STRENGTH AND DURATION OF THE ONSHORE FETCH THIS
WEEKEND WILL RESULT IN BUILDING SEAS.

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NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
PERDIDO BAY-PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
552 AM CDT SAT APR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  FREQUENT GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FEET THROUGH TONIGHT AND
  BUILDING FURTHER TO 8 TO 11 FEET SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS
OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR HIGHER 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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