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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
237 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE
TONIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY...

.A COLD FRONT WILL BE FOLLOWED BY BRISK NORTHERLY WINDS NEAR 20
KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT INTO
EARLY SATURDAY. THIS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS FOR
SMALL CRAFT.

GMZ557-577-130445-
/O.NEW.KLIX.SC.Y.0016.160213T0600Z-160213T1500Z/
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-
237 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM
CST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM
CST SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND UP TO 4 TO 6
  FEET SATURDAY MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

GMZ555-572-575-130445-
/O.NEW.KLIX.SC.Y.0016.160213T1000Z-160213T1500Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
237 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 9 AM CST
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...RISING TO NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FEET LATE TONIGHT AND 3 TO 6 FEET SATURDAY
  MORNING.

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.

&&

$$

TD


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