Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Mobile AL
541 AM CST Wed Jan 17 2018

...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY...

GMZ630>636-650-655-670-675-172000-
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180118T1200Z/
Northern Mobile Bay-Southern Mobile Bay-Mississippi Sound-
Perdido Bay-Pensacola Bay System-Western Choctawhatchee Bay-
Eastern Choctawhatchee Bay-
Coastal waters from Pensacola FL to Pascagoula MS out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Okaloosa Walton County Line FL to Pensacola
FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Pensacola FL to Pascagoula MS from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Okaloosa Walton County Line FL to Pensacola FL from
20 to 60 NM-
541 AM CST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...North at 20 to 25 knots with higher gusts.

* WAVES/SEAS...Around 4 to 6 feet out to 20 nm and 6 to 8 feet
  from 20 to 60 nm out. 1 to 3 feet over inland bays and sounds.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds or frequent gusts
of 20 to 33 knots and/or seas of 7 feet or higher 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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