Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
252 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR LATE TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY
FOR SOUTH MOBILE BAY...THE MISSISSIPPI SOUND AND UNPROTECTED WATERS
OUT TO 60 NM...

.A STRONG FRONT WILL CROSS AREA COASTAL WATERS THURSDAY, BRINGING
MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW TO THE AREA.

GMZ631-632-650-655-670-675-080500-
/O.NEW.KMOB.SC.Y.0057.161208T1200Z-161210T1300Z/
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
252 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO 7 AM CST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO 7 AM CST
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY THURSDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 FEET NEAR SHORE TO 9 FEET
  WELL OFFSHORE.

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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