Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1024 PM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE COASTAL WATERS OUT
60 NM INCLUDING THE MISSISSIPPI SOUND AND LOWER MOBILE BAY LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE COASTAL WATERS OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES...INCLUDING LOWER MOBILE BAY AND THE MISSISSIPPI
SOUND LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING FOLLOWING THE
PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT. WINDS SHOULD GRADUALLY DECREASE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON.

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SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
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-
1024 PM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO NOON CST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO NOON CST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST TO NORTH AND INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
  KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AND LOCALLY AS HIGH AS 6
  FEET EARLY SATURDAY MORNING OVER THE COASTAL WATERS. BAYS AND
  SOUNDS BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH.

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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