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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1014 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

...STRONG OFFSHORE WINDS AND HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS EXPECTED
BEGINNING TONIGHT...

.THE FIRST STRONG COLD FRONT OF AUTUMN WILL BRING COOLER AND
DRIER AIR INTO THE REGION AS IT MOVES THROUGH THE CENTRAL GULF
COAST REGION LATE TODAY AND TONIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT AND PERSIST MUCH OF THE WEEK WHICH
WILL CREATE MODERATE TO STRONG NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS AND
ELEVATED WAVE HEIGHTS.

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-222315-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0038.140923T0300Z-140923T1200Z/
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
1014 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 AM CDT TUESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST RISING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS
  BY LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 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.

&&

$$

GMZ557-577-222315-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0038.140923T0300Z-140925T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1014 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST RISING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS THIS EVENING THEN
  EAST TO NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS TUESDAY THROUGH AT LEAST
  WEDNESDAY.

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL 6 FEET LATE
  TONIGHT...4 TO 8 FEET ON TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...AND 5 TO 9
  FEET ON WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 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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