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WHUS74 KLIX 270203
MWWLIX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
903 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS OVER THE OPEN WATERS THIS EVENING...

.WEAK LOW PRESSURE OFF THE LOUISIANA COAST HAS ALLOWED WINDS TO
INCREASE TO NEAR 20 KNOTS OVER MUCH OF THE OPEN WATERS. THESE
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO EARLY EVENING BEFORE
EASING.

GMZ550-552-570-572-270315-
/O.EXP.KLIX.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-160727T0200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
903 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT
   9 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

$$

GMZ555-557-575-577-270600-
/O.EXT.KLIX.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-160727T0600Z/
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 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-
903 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. AN OCCASIONAL GUST
  ABOVE 35 KNOTS IS POSSIBLE.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 3 TO 6 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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