Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
255 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR LATE TONIGHT AND FRIDAY
MORNING. A COLD FRONT WILL ADVANCE ACROSS THE NEAR COASTAL WATERS
OVERNIGHT. MODERATE WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS WILL FOLLOW IN ITS
WAKE.

GMZ470-472-475-301000-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0008.150130T1000Z-150130T1800Z/
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-
255 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO NOON CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO NOON CST FRIDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS: NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER GUSTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 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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