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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
845 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT...

.STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS BEHIND A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNNIG...RESULTING IN ELEVATED WINDS AND SEAS. WINDS AND
SEAS WILL IMPROVE BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING.

GMZ455-472-475-271445-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-150327T1600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 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-
845 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CDT
FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE.

* WAVES/SEAS...WAVE HEIGHTS INCREASING TO 6 TO 7 FEET DURING THE
  PERIOD.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
845 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT...

.STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS BEHIND A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNNIG...RESULTING IN ELEVATED WINDS AND SEAS. WINDS AND
SEAS WILL IMPROVE BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING.

GMZ430-432-435-271000-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-150327T1000Z/
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILLION BAY-
845 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE.

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

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
845 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT...

.STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS BEHIND A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNNIG...RESULTING IN ELEVATED WINDS AND SEAS. WINDS AND
SEAS WILL IMPROVE BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING.

GMZ450-452-470-271300-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-150327T1300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
845 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE.

* WAVES/SEAS...WAVE HEIGHTS INCREASING TO 3 TO 6 FEET DURING THE
  PERIOD.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1044 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT OVERNIGHT...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL PERSIST OVER THE COASTAL WATERS OVERNIGHT.

GMZ350-355-370-375-271000-
/O.EXT.KHGX.SC.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-150327T1000Z/
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-
1044 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET NEARSHORE AND 5 TO 7 FEET OFFSHORE.

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 NEW ORLEANS LA
1018 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS AFTER
OVERNIGHT. WINDS WILL QUICKLY INCREASE TO OVER 20 KNOTS.
CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE BEGINNING FRIDAY MORNING.

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-271130-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-150327T1500Z/
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
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 PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 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-
1018 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT
FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE.

*SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET IN TIDAL LAKES AND SOUNDS. 6 TO 8 FEET IN
  OFFSHORE WATERS.

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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