Marine Weather Message
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WHUS74 KLIX 170331
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
931 PM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...DENSE FOG FORMING ON LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
ON OTHER TIDAL LAKES AND SOUNDS OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING...

.DENSE FOG HAS DEVELOPED OVER CENTRAL LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN WITH
VISIBILITY REPORTED AS LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. ADDITIONAL
AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE MILE ARE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING ACROSS OTHER TIDAL
LAKES AND THE SOUNDS.

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-171145-
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LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
931 PM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A DENSE
FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITY...ONE NAUTICAL MILE OR LESS.

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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