Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1103 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS ACROSS THE GULF COASTAL WATERS
EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER THROUGH TONIGHT...

.STRONG EASTERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE GULF COASTAL
WATERS EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS
AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL GULF
AND TRACKS NORTHEAST FRIDAY.

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MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1103 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT FRIDAY.

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES...3 TO 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.

&&

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CHANDELEUR SOUND-
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-
1103 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...EAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET IN THE COASTAL WATERS...3 TO 5 FEET IN THE
  SOUNDS.

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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