Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
259 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINDS TO INCREASE AND BECOME GUSTY TONIGHT INTO MONDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE OFF THE SOUTHEAST TEXAS AND SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA COAST
WILL MOVE OFF TO THE EAST TONIGHT. HOWEVER...INCREASING WESTERLY
WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE LOW THIS EVENING AND LINGER THROUGH
TONIGHT.

GMZ450-452-455-470-472-475-061200-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0049.161206T0000Z-161206T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
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-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
259 PM CST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO 6 AM CST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...2 TO 4 FEET OUT 20 NM AND 4 TO 6 FEET BEYOND 20 NM.

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.

&&

$$

RUA



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