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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
415 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR ALL WATERS THIS AFTERNOON...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST THIS AFTERNOON
ALLOWING OFFSHORE WINDS TO DEVELOP IN ITS WAKE.

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-311715-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0063.141031T2100Z-141101T0600Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
415 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
1 AM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 1 AM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET.

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 CORPUS CHRISTI TX
408 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...MODERATE TO STRONG NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS OVER THE GULF
WATERS BEHIND THE COLD FRONT TONIGHT...

.SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE COASTAL WATERS LATER
TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT BEHIND THE COLD FRONT THAT MOVES THROUGH
THE AREA LATER THIS MORNING. NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL
INCREASE TODAY AND REACH ADVISORY LEVELS TONIGHT.

GMZ250-255-270-275-311715-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0091.141101T0000Z-141102T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
408 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING TO
6 AM CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING TO
6 AM CST SUNDAY.

* WINDS AND WAVES: NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH
  GUSTS BETWEEN 25 AND 30 KNOTS. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET OVER
  THE GULF WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

TMT

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
300 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AS A SURGE OF COLD AIR
SPILLS SOUTH INTO THE REGION. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE
ON SATURDAY...WITH SOUTHEAST WINDS RETURNING SUNDAY AND PREVAILING
THROUGH TUESDAY.

GMZ450-452-455-312100-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0036.141031T2100Z-141101T1500Z/
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-
300 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 AM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
10 AM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 2 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
OR WAVE HEIGHTS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
300 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AS A SURGE OF COLD AIR
SPILLS SOUTH INTO THE REGION. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE
ON SATURDAY...WITH SOUTHEAST WINDS RETURNING SUNDAY AND PREVAILING
THROUGH TUESDAY.

GMZ470-472-475-312100-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0036.141031T2100Z-141101T2100Z/
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-
300 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 PM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 PM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS NEAR GALE FORCE.

* WAVES/SEAS... SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
OR WAVE HEIGHTS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
300 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AS A SURGE OF COLD AIR
SPILLS SOUTH INTO THE REGION. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE
ON SATURDAY...WITH SOUTHEAST WINDS RETURNING SUNDAY AND PREVAILING
THROUGH TUESDAY.

GMZ430-432-435-312100-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0036.141031T2100Z-141101T1200Z/
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILION BAY-
300 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...|NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...LAKE & BAY WATERS ROUGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
OR WAVE HEIGHTS 7 FEET OR HIGHER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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