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WHUS74 KLIX 091510
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
910 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...STRONG NORTH WINDS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TONIGHT
AND FRIDAY...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL PERSIST TODAY IN THE WAKE OF A STRONG
COLD FRONT. THESE WINDS WILL CREATE VERY ROUGH SEAS AND HAZARDOUS
BOATING CONDITIONS ACROSS ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

GMZ550-570-092315-
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/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0053.000000T0000Z-161210T0300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
910 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING HAS EXPIRED...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO
  35 KNOTS THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SEAS...6 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 12 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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LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-
910 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

NORTHEAST WINDS HAVE EASED TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD
CONTINUE TO EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY.

$$

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/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0053.000000T0000Z-161210T0300Z/
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 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-
910 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS
  TO 35 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET IN THE SOUNDS AND 6 TO 10 FEET IN THE
  OPEN GULF WATERS.

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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