Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1155 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT MONDAY...

.A STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW IN THE WAKE OF A DEPARTING COLD FRONT WILL
CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER THE COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT. A STRONGER
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS EARLY TUESDAY,
FURTHER INCREASING THE WINDS AND SEAS INTO WEDNESDAY. WINDS AND
SEAS EXPECTED TO DIMINISH AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE COASTAL
WATERS BY THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
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-
1155 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 TO 7 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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