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WHUS74 KLIX 210854
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
354 AM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017

...DENSE FOG EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS MORNING...

.LIGHT WINDS AND HIGH HUMIDITY ALONG WITH COOL MISSISSIPPI RIVER
WATER ARE EXPECTED TO RESULT IN DENSE FOG DEVELOPMENT OVERNIGHT
INTO TUESDAY MORNING ACROSS THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER DELTA
INCLUDING THE RIVER PASSES AND ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES.

GMZ552-555-211500-
/O.CON.KLIX.MF.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170321T1500Z/
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-
354 AM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...WIDESPREAD ONE MILE OR LESS WITH AREAS ONE
  QUARTER MILE OR LESS OVER THE COLDER WATER SURFACES.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS NAVIGATION.

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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