Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
329 PM CST Sat Dec 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR PARTS OF THE GULF WATERS THE REST
OF THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.East winds will continue to increase this afternoon over the
coastal waters as an area of low pressure moves up the Texas
coast. Winds will peak from the southeast this evening, then
begin to diminish through the overnight hours.

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Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM-
Waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA from
20 to 60 NM-
329 PM CST Sat Dec 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect until midnight CST tonight.

* WINDS...15 to 25 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...2 to 4 feet nearshore, 3 to 6 feet offshore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 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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/O.EXT.KLCH.SC.Y.0048.171216T2129Z-171217T0600Z/
Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from  Intracoastal City to Cameron LA from 20 to 60 NM-
329 PM CST Sat Dec 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* WINDS...20 to 25 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...5 to 6 feet

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 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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