Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1013 PM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...LOW WATER CONDITIONS OCCURRING ALONG THE COAST...

.TIDE READINGS ALONG THE COAST HAVE FALLEN TO MINUS 2 FEET MEAN
LOWER LOW WATER AS A BY PRODUCT OF THE WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORM
ACTIVITY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER THE NORTHWEST GULF COAST
REGION. READINGS ARE EXPECTED TO CLIMB ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS OVER
THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS AS THE FORECAST ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE
APPROACHES.

GMZ430-432-435-010900-
/O.NEW.KLCH.LO.Y.0007.150701T0313Z-150701T0900Z/
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILION BAY-
1013 PM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A LOW
WATER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT WEDNESDAY.

* WATER LEVELS...NEAR MINUS 2 FEET MLLW...CLIMBING ABOVE LOW WATER
  ADVISORY CRITERIA DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LOW WATER ADVISORY MEANS WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW AVERAGE. MARINERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION
AND TRANSIT AT THE SLOWEST SAFE NAVIGABLE SPEED TO MINIMIZE
IMPACT.

&&

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