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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
530 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

...BRIEF PERIOD OF STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS THIS MORNING...

.A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS THIS MORNING
WITH NORTHERLY WINDS INCREASING IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT.

GMZ450-452-455-470-472-475-121800-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-171212T1800Z/
Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City
LA out 20 NM-
Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from  Intracoastal City to Cameron LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA from
20 to 60 NM-
530 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS

* WAVES/SEAS...INCREASING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITHIN 20 NAUTICAL
  MILES AND 3 TO 6 FEET 20 TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 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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Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
500 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-131200-
Sabine Lake-Calcasieu Lake-Vermilion Bay-
Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City
LA out 20 NM-
Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from  Intracoastal City to Cameron LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA from
20 to 60 NM-
500 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Gulf of Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
Small craft advisory conditions with a passing cold front will
linger through this morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday
No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed.

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