Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
349 AM CST THU NOV 23 2017

...WINDS HAVE BEGUN TO SUBSIDE AND WILL SHORTLY DROP BELOW
ADVISORY CRITERIA...

.THE GUSTY NORTH WINDS THAT HAVE CONTINUED THROUGH THE NIGHT IN
THE WAKE OF A PASSING COLD FRONT HAVE BEGUN TO SUBSIDE AS HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE REGION. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DROP BELOW
ADVISORY CRITERIA BY 6 AM THIS MORNING.

GMZ472-475-231200-
/O.EXT.KLCH.SC.Y.0042.000000T0000Z-171123T1200Z/
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-
349 AM CST THU NOV 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS... 3 TO 5 FEET

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.

&&

$$

GMZ452-455-231200-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0042.000000T0000Z-171123T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
349 AM CST THU NOV 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY
THIS MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...2 TO 3 FEET

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.

&&

$$



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