Marine Weather Message
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1043 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA AND
MISSISSIPPI COASTAL WATERS EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER SATURDAY
AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.A STRONG EAST TO SOUTHEAST WIND FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS SATURDAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY.

GMZ536-538-555-557-575-577-211145-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0040.171021T1200Z-171022T1200Z/
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
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-
1043 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SATURDAY TO
7 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET IN PROTECTED WATERS. 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
  OCCASIONALLY SEAS UP TO 8 FEET WELL OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

24/RR



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