Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1154 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.Dense fog this morning has produced widespread visibilities
below one mile with many areas near or below one quarter mile.
Areas of fog with the visibility below one mile are now expected
to continue through tonight into Tuesday across most waters out
to 20 miles from the coast and barrier islands. Any improvement
this afternoon may be short lived as fog is likely to become more
dense and widespread again tonight.

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Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-Mississippi Sound-
Lake Borgne-Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
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 Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out
20 NM-
1154 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST TUESDAY...

* VISIBILITY...1 nm or less at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

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