Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
312 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

...FRESH EASTERLY WINDS...

.DIFFERENCES-IN-PRESSURE SEPARATE A MISSOURI DOME OF HIGH
PRESSURE FROM AN INVERTED TROUGH SITUATED JUST OFFSHORE THE LOWER
TEXAS COASTAL WATERS. FRESH EASTERLY WINDS ARE THE RESULT. IN
ADDITION...WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE LOCALLY HIGHER IN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

GMZ470-472-475-271800-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0033.140827T0812Z-140827T2300Z/
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-
312 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.


* WINDS AND SEAS: EAST WINDS 20 KNOTS WITH LOCALLY HIGHER GUSTS.
  SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
OR WAVE HEIGHTS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

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