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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
343 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF
MISSISSIPPI SOUND LATE TONIGHT AND THE REMAINDER OF OPEN WATERS
FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.AN APPROACHING WEATHER SYSTEM CURRENTLY OVER THE PLAINS WILL
RESULT IN A STRONG ONSHORE FLOW BEGINNING LATE TONIGHT AND
CONTINUING THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

GMZ557-575-577-240445-
/O.NEW.KLIX.SC.Y.0020.170324T0600Z-170325T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
343 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
  THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO AROUND 5 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 8 FEET
  WELL OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

GMZ536-570-572-240445-
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CHANDELEUR SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
343 PM CDT THU MAR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS FRIDAY MORNING TO FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO AROUND 5 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 8 FEET
  WELL OFFSHORE.

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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