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Gale Warning

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
320 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES AND GALE WARNINGS IN EFFECT FOR MONDAY
AND TUESDAY...

.AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL PUSH INTO THE AREA EARLY MONDAY MORNING.
SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO NEAR 40 KNOTS
WILL BE LIKELY AS COLDER AND DRIER AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION OVER
MOST OF THE COSATAL WATERS. WINDS WILL BEGIN TO RELAX OVER THE
GULF TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND TUESDAY NIGHT AS A SURFACE HIGH BECOMES
MORE CENTERED OVER THE AREA.

GMZ536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-080530-
/O.EXT.KLIX.SC.Y.0015.160208T1200Z-160208T2100Z/
/O.UPG.KLIX.GL.A.0002.160208T2100Z-160209T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KLIX.GL.W.0003.160208T2100Z-160209T1800Z/
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
320 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 3 PM CST
MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO NOON CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO NOON CST
TUESDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS..25 TO 30 KNOTS MONDAY AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 30 TO 35
  KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OVER 40 KNOTS MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 TO 10 FEET MONDAY AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 10 TO
  14 FEET MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 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.

&&

$$

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Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
320 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES AND GALE WARNINGS IN EFFECT FOR MONDAY
AND TUESDAY...

.AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL PUSH INTO THE AREA EARLY MONDAY MORNING.
SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO NEAR 40 KNOTS
WILL BE LIKELY AS COLDER AND DRIER AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION OVER
MOST OF THE COSATAL WATERS. WINDS WILL BEGIN TO RELAX OVER THE
GULF TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND TUESDAY NIGHT AS A SURFACE HIGH BECOMES
MORE CENTERED OVER THE AREA.

GMZ536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-080530-
/O.EXT.KLIX.SC.Y.0015.160208T1200Z-160208T2100Z/
/O.UPG.KLIX.GL.A.0002.160208T2100Z-160209T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KLIX.GL.W.0003.160208T2100Z-160209T1800Z/
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
320 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 3 PM CST
MONDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO NOON CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM MONDAY TO NOON CST
TUESDAY. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS..25 TO 30 KNOTS MONDAY AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 30 TO 35
  KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OVER 40 KNOTS MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
  MORNING.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 TO 10 FEET MONDAY AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 10 TO
  14 FEET MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 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.

&&

$$

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