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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
258 PM CDT MON MAY 22 2017

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE OFFSHORE
WATERS OF ALABAMA AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE FROM 7 AM
TUESDAY THROUGH 7 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

.A STRONG SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING FRONT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE MARINE AREA WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON WITH A STRONG WEST TO
NORTHWEST FLOW DEVELOPING.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
258 PM CDT MON MAY 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TUESDAY TO 7 PM
CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO AROUND 3 FEET NEAR SHORE TO 7 FEET
  WELL OFFSHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS
OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR HIGHER 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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