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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
939 PM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...STRONG EAST WINDS TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.A FRONT DRIFTED SOUTH INTO THE NORTH GULF FRIDAY WHILE A WEAK
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPED IN THE CENTRAL GULF. THIS HAS
TIGHTENED THE PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER MUCH OF THE COASTAL WATERS
WITH WINDS PICKING UP TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS AND BUILDING SEAS. THIS
LOW WILL PULL OFF TO THE EAST SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 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-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
939 PM CDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
* SEAS.... 4 TO 6 FEET INNER WATERS AND 5 TO 7 FEET OUTER 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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