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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1003 AM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Florida...

  Choctawhatchee River near Caryville (US 90) affecting Holmes and
  Washington Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interest along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property. Do not drive cars through flooded areas. If you
see flood waters: Turn around. Don`t drown.

For graphical hydrologic information, please go to weather.gov and
click on your state. Select Rivers and Lakes AHPS under current
conditions and click on your river point.

&&

FLC059-133-081503-
/O.NEW.KTAE.FL.W.0056.161208T1500Z-161211T0300Z/
/CARF1.1.ER.161208T1500Z.161210T0600Z.161210T2100Z.NO/
903 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Choctawhatchee River near Caryville (US 90).
* From early Thursday morning, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 10.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast: Rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and
  continue to rise to near 12.2 feet by early Saturday morning. The
  river will fall below flood stage by Saturday afternoon.
* Impact: At 12.0 feet: Extensive lowland flooding will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3099 8588 3085 8591 3077 8589 3070 8592 3070 8581 3099 8580


$$


Gale Warning


OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
937 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ013-081445-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
937 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W OF 90W...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO
30 KT BEHIND FRONT...WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NE
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT W OF 90W... AND 7 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT W OF 90W...AND 7 TO
10 FT ELSEWHERE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$


Flood Advisory


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
950 PM EST WED DEC 7 2016

...The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a
Hydrologic Advisory for the Choctawhatchee River...

  Choctawhatchee River near Caryville (US 90) affecting Holmes AND
  Washington COUNTIES


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interest along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property. Do not drive cars through flooded areas. If you
see flood waters: Turn around. Don`t drown.

For graphical hydrologic information, please go to weather.gov and
click on your state. Select Rivers and Lakes AHPS under current
conditions and click on your river point.

&&

FLC059-133-090250-
/O.NEW.KTAE.FL.Y.0001.161208T1500Z-161209T1449Z/
/CARF1.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
850 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Choctawhatchee River near Caryville (US 90).
* FROM THURSDAY MORNING TO FRIDAY MORNING.
* At  8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast: The river will rise to near 12.4 feet early Friday
  morning.
* Impact: At 12.0 feet: Extensive lowland flooding will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3099 8588 3085 8591 3077 8589 3070 8592 3070 8581 3099 8580


$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
905 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...STRONG NORTH WINDS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS EXPECTED
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THURSDAY MORNING AND
PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY AFTER A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH. THESE
WINDS WILL CREATE VERY ROUGH SEAS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS
ACROSS ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

GMZ536-538-552-555-557-572-575-577-081115-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0053.161208T1500Z-161210T0300Z/
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
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 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-
905 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THURSDAY TO
9 PM CST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OF 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS TO 35
  KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET IN THE SOUNDS AND 6 TO 10 FEET IN THE
  OPEN GULF 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
905 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...STRONG NORTH WINDS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS EXPECTED
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THURSDAY MORNING AND
PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY AFTER A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH. THESE
WINDS WILL CREATE VERY ROUGH SEAS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS
ACROSS ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

GMZ550-570-081115-
/O.CON.KLIX.GL.A.0004.161208T1500Z-161209T1500Z/
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0053.161209T1500Z-161210T0300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
905 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CST THURSDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST
FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OF 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS OVER 40 KNOTS
  THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. NORTH WINDS OF 20 TO 30
  KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* SEAS...6 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 12 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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
905 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...STRONG NORTH WINDS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS EXPECTED
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THURSDAY MORNING AND
PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY AFTER A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH. THESE
WINDS WILL CREATE VERY ROUGH SEAS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS
ACROSS ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

GMZ530-532-534-081115-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0053.161208T1500Z-161209T1500Z/
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-
905 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THURSDAY TO
9 AM CST FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...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 MOBILE AL
252 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR LATE TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY
FOR SOUTH MOBILE BAY...THE MISSISSIPPI SOUND AND UNPROTECTED WATERS
OUT TO 60 NM...

.A STRONG FRONT WILL CROSS AREA COASTAL WATERS THURSDAY, BRINGING
MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW TO THE AREA.

GMZ631-632-650-655-670-675-080500-
/O.NEW.KMOB.SC.Y.0057.161208T1200Z-161210T1300Z/
SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
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-
252 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO 7 AM CST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THURSDAY TO 7 AM CST
SATURDAY.

* WINDS...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY THURSDAY.

* WAVES/SEAS...2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 FEET NEAR SHORE TO 9 FEET
  WELL OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$


Gale Watch


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
905 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...STRONG NORTH WINDS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS EXPECTED
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THURSDAY MORNING AND
PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY AFTER A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH. THESE
WINDS WILL CREATE VERY ROUGH SEAS AND HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS
ACROSS ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

GMZ550-570-081115-
/O.CON.KLIX.GL.A.0004.161208T1500Z-161209T1500Z/
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0053.161209T1500Z-161210T0300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
905 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CST THURSDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST
FRIDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS OF 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS OVER 40 KNOTS
  THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. NORTH WINDS OF 20 TO 30
  KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* SEAS...6 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 12 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.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
415 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-081400-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-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-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-
EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-
WEST BATON ROUGE-EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-
ST. JAMES-ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-
UPPER JEFFERSON-ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-
UPPER TERREBONNE-LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
415 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

STRONG OFFSHORE WINDS OF 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS AND
ROUGH SEAS OF 6 TO 10 FEET WILL BRING SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
CONDITIONS TO THE COASTAL WATERS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. A GALE WATCH
HAS BEEN POSTED FOR WATERS WEST OF PORT FOURCHON DUE TO THE RISK OF
FREQUENT GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS OVER THESE WATERS.

A COLD HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES
TO ALL OF SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI AND COASTAL MISSISSIPPI AS WELL AS
A LARGE OF PORTION OF SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA GENERALLY FROM THE RIVER
PARISHES ACROSS BATON ROUGE AND THE NORTHSHORE BOTH THURSDAY NIGHT
AND FRIDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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