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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
221 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT TODAY FOR THE GULF COASTAL WATERS OF
ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES REMAIN IN EFFECT ELSEWHERE...

.A STRENGTHENING SURFACE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE LOWER TO
MID MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY TODAY. AS THIS OCCURS...STRONG EAST TO
SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL BECOME SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AND INCREASE. FREQUENT WIND
GUSTS TO GALE FORCE ARE LIKELY THROUGH MOST OF THE DAY TODAY OVER
THE OPEN ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA COASTAL WATERS. HIGH SEAS CONTINUE.

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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-
221 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY
THIS MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO NOON CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST
THIS EVENING. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY BECOMING SOUTH TO
  SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KNOTS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. FREQUENT WIND
  GUSTS TO GALE FORCE LIKELY TODAY.

* SEAS: 6 TO 9 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 8 TO 11 FEET WELL OFFSHORE. THE
  HIGHEST OF THE SEAS LOOK TO RESIDE 20 TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES
  OFFSHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE
AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS
WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF
GALE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

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NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
PERDIDO BAY-PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
221 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS EARLY BECOMING SOUTH TO
  SOUTHWEST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES: ROUGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

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