Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
333 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Dense Fog Possible Again Tonight...

.Warm moist air is expected to pile in front of a stalling front.
As this moves over relatively cooler near shore waters fog will
begin to develop this evening. Areas of dense marine fog are then
expected tonight and into Sunday morning.

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Mississippi Sound-Lake Borgne-Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River
LA out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River
to Port Fourchon Louisiana out 20 NM-
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-
333 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a Dense
Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 9 AM CST Sunday.

* VISIBILITY...1 nautical mile or less at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

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