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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1037 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STRONG COLD FRONT SURGES ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY
BRINGING STRENGTHENING OFFSHORE FLOW AND BUILDING SEAS OVER THE
WEEKEND...

A STRONG DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY
AFTERNOON BRINGING STRENGTHENING NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS. GALE
CONDITIONS POSSIBLE OVER THE OPEN GULF FRIDAY NIGHT.

GMZ630>635-311230-
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0043.141031T1800Z-141102T1200Z/
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
PERDIDO BAY-PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
1037 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT FRIDAY TO
6 AM CST SUNDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT FRIDAY TO 6
AM CST SUNDAY.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 16 TO 21 KNOTS WITH
  FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS FRIDAY AFTERNOON. STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW
  CONTINUES THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES: CHOPPY TO ROUGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1037 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STRONG COLD FRONT SURGES ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY
BRINGING STRENGTHENING OFFSHORE FLOW AND BUILDING SEAS OVER THE
WEEKEND...

A STRONG DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY
AFTERNOON BRINGING STRENGTHENING NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS. GALE
CONDITIONS POSSIBLE OVER THE OPEN GULF FRIDAY NIGHT.

GMZ650-655-670-675-311230-
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0043.141031T1800Z-141101T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.GL.A.0003.141101T0300Z-141101T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0044.141101T1500Z-141102T1200Z/
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-
1037 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 10 PM CDT
FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT SATURDAY
TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 10 PM CDT
FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 16 TO 21 KNOTS WITH
  FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS FRIDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS CONTINUE TO
  INCREASE FRIDAY NIGHT FROM 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS
  AROUND 35 KNOTS.

* SEAS: BUILDING 4 TO 6 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 7 TO 10 FEET WELL
  OFFSHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


Gale Watch


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1037 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...STRONG COLD FRONT SURGES ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY
BRINGING STRENGTHENING OFFSHORE FLOW AND BUILDING SEAS OVER THE
WEEKEND...

A STRONG DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY
AFTERNOON BRINGING STRENGTHENING NORTH WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS. GALE
CONDITIONS POSSIBLE OVER THE OPEN GULF FRIDAY NIGHT.

GMZ650-655-670-675-311230-
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0043.141031T1800Z-141101T0300Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.GL.A.0003.141101T0300Z-141101T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0044.141101T1500Z-141102T1200Z/
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-
1037 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 10 PM CDT
FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT SATURDAY
TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 10 PM CDT
FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM CDT
SATURDAY TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 16 TO 21 KNOTS WITH
  FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS FRIDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS CONTINUE TO
  INCREASE FRIDAY NIGHT FROM 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS
  AROUND 35 KNOTS.

* SEAS: BUILDING 4 TO 6 FEET NEAR SHORE AND 7 TO 10 FEET WELL
  OFFSHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
508 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-311400-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-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-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
508 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A REINFORCING COLD FRONT WILL BRING A PERIOD OF SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
CONDITIONS TO ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS FROM LATE FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY. STRONG OFFSHORE WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS AND VERY ROUGH
SEAS OF 4 TO 7 FEET ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1205 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-311100-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION AR-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-
UNION LA-DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE LA-
NATCHITOCHES-WINN-GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-
FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-
HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-
SAN AUGUSTINE-SABINE TX-
1205 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...EAST TEXAS AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

THE COLDEST TEMPERATURES SO FAR THIS SEASON ARE EXPECTED DURING
THE WEEKEND. LOW TEMPERATURES MAY FALL TO NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING
NORTH OF INTERSTATE 20 SATURDAY MORNING. FROST WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE NORTH OF INTERSTATE 20 ON SATURDAY AND PATCHY FROST WILL
BE POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE FOUR STATE REGION SUNDAY MORNING.

TEMPERATURES WILL QUICKLY WARM BY EARLY NEXT WEEK SETTING THE
STAGE FOR THUNDERSTORMS AS YET ANOTHER COLD FRONT AND STRONG UPPER
TROUGH MOVE INTO THE REGION. HOWEVER...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

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