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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
359 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL WEDNESDAY...

.MODEST EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BECOME MORE NORTHERLY AND
INCREASE TODAY AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES OFF TO THE EAST AND HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE WEST.

GMZ450-452-455-470-472-475-281700-
/O.EXT.KLCH.SC.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-150429T1200Z/
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-
359 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...EAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25
  KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 3 TO 7 FEET.

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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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
426 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES IN EFFECT...

.MODERATE TO STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND A FRONTAL PASSAGE
THIS MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT.

GMZ350-355-370-375-281730-
/O.CON.KHGX.SC.Y.0028.150428T1200Z-150429T1200Z/
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-
426 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

* WINDS...NORTHERLY 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH STRONGER GUSTS POSSIBLE.
* SEAS...NEARSHORE 3 TO 5 FEET...OFFSHORE 5 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.

&&

$$

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