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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1105 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

...WINDS AND SEAS WILL CONTINUE TO RISE AS TROPICAL STORM HERMINE
STRENGTHENS AND MOVES INTO THE NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEASTERN
GULF...

.TROPICAL STORM HERMINE OVER THE EAST CENTRAL GULF IS FORECAST TO
STRENGTHEN INTO A HURRICANE BEFORE MAKING LANDFALL OVER THE
CENTRAL TO EASTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE THURSDAY NIGHT. PLEASE REFER
TO THE LATEST ADVISORIES ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER
FOR DETAILS ON HERMINE. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE CENTRAL
GULF COAST REGION LATE FRIDAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

GMZ552-011215-
/O.NEW.KLIX.SC.Y.0041.160901T0405Z-160902T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
1105 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 TO 9 FEET.

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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GMZ555-557-572-575-577-011215-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0040.000000T0000Z-160902T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
1105 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 TO 10 FEET.

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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