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ALERT ADMINISTRATIVE MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
SOUTHERN REGION HEADQUARTERS
400 PM CDT TUE OCT 14 2014

TO:       NWS COASTAL OFFICES FROM BROWNSVILLE THROUGH PANAMA
  CITY FL

FROM:   SR ROC

SUBJECT:  NMFS MESSAGE ON NWR

...CORRECTED FOR THE BROADCAST START AND END DATES...

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE MOA BETWEEN NWS AND NMFS...WE ARE REQUESTING
THE FOLLOWING BE BROADCAST ON NWR STATIONS THROUGHOUT THE GULF OF
MEXICO (FROM BROWNSVILLE THROUGH PANAMA CITY FL). PLEASE BROADCAST
THE MESSAGE AT 30 MINUTE INTERVALS FOR FIVE DAYS FROM OCTOBER 15TH
THROUGH OCTOBER 18TH.

THE NATIONAL MARINE FISHERIES SERVICE ANNOUNCES THAT THE COMMERCIAL
SECTOR FOR KING MACKEREL IN FEDERAL WATERS IN THE WESTERN ZONE OF
THE GULF OF MEXICO IS CLOSED EFFECTIVE NOON...LOCAL TIME...OCTOBER
17...2014 UNTIL JULY 1...2015. THE CLOSURE OF THE COMMERCIAL SECTOR
FOR KING MACKEREL EXTENDS IN FEDERAL WATERS FROM THE UNITED STATES
AND MEXICO BORDER TO THE ALABAMA AND FLORIDA BORDER. DURING THE
CLOSURE...KING MACKEREL CAUGHT IN FEDERAL WATERS OF THE WESTERN ZONE
MAY NOT BE PURCHASED OR SOLD. DIRECT QUESTIONS TO THE NATIONAL
MARINE FISHERIES SERVICE AT 7 2 7 8 2 4 5 3 0 5.

$$

VANSPEYBROECK
SR ROC


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