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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
339 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT IN OFFSHORE WATERS...

.A REINFORCEMENT OF CONTINENTAL COOL HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE TAKING
PLACE OVERNIGHT. A NOCTURNAL INCREASE IN WINDS IN THE COASTAL
WATERS WITH A TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT.

GMZ536-538-555-557-575-577-280545-
/O.NEW.KLIX.SC.Y.0051.141128T0000Z-141128T1200Z/
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
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 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-
339 PM CST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST FRIDAY.

* WINDS...20 TO 25 KNOTS

* WAVES/SEAS... 5 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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