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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
947 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.AN INCREASING SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL BECOME STRONG LATE TONIGHT INTO
EARLY SATURDAY AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING IN RESPONSE
TO A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EJECTING EASTWARD OUT OF THE PLAINS STATES
ON SATURDAY AND INTO THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY ON SUNDAY.
FREQUENT WIND GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS WILL BE LIKELY OVER THE WEEKEND.
THE STRENGTH AND DURATION OF THE ONSHORE FETCH THIS WEEKEND WILL
RESULT IN BUILDING SEAS.

GMZ650-655-670-675-291100-
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-170501T0600Z/
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-
947 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT MONDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  FREQUENT GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET THROUGH SATURDAY AND 8 TO
  11 FEET SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
947 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.AN INCREASING SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL BECOME STRONG LATE TONIGHT INTO
EARLY SATURDAY AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING IN RESPONSE
TO A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EJECTING EASTWARD OUT OF THE PLAINS STATES
ON SATURDAY AND INTO THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY ON SUNDAY.
FREQUENT WIND GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS WILL BE LIKELY OVER THE WEEKEND.
THE STRENGTH AND DURATION OF THE ONSHORE FETCH THIS WEEKEND WILL
RESULT IN BUILDING SEAS.

GMZ630>635-291100-
/O.CON.KMOB.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-170501T0300Z/
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
PERDIDO BAY-PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
947 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT
SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH STEADILY INCREASING TO 18 TO 23
  KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS FROM 25 TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...BECOMING ROUGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
400 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...STRONG ONSHORE WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS
FOR SMALL CRAFT THIS WEEKEND...

.INCREASED ONSHORE WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS WILL PERSIST OVER ALL
OF THE GULF COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. DUE TO THE
STRONG WINDS, SEAS WILL INCREASE TO 5 TO 7 FEET OVER THE OPEN GULF
WATERS...AND 3 TO 5 FEET OVER THE TIDAL LAKES AND SOUNDS THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL INCREASE FURTHER ON SATURDAY.

GMZ530-532-534-290500-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-170430T1200Z/
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-
400 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
400 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...STRONG ONSHORE WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS
FOR SMALL CRAFT THIS WEEKEND...

.INCREASED ONSHORE WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS WILL PERSIST OVER ALL
OF THE GULF COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. DUE TO THE
STRONG WINDS, SEAS WILL INCREASE TO 5 TO 7 FEET OVER THE OPEN GULF
WATERS...AND 3 TO 5 FEET OVER THE TIDAL LAKES AND SOUNDS THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL INCREASE FURTHER ON SATURDAY.

GMZ536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-290500-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-170430T1200Z/
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
400 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH AT 20 TO 25 WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KNOTS.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET BY
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

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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