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WHUS74 KLIX 052035
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
335 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...STRONG SOUTHEAST TO EAST-SOUTHEAST WINDS OVER THE GULF WATERS
WEST OF THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER...

.LOW PRESSURE IN THE PLAINS AND BROAD HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED IN
THE ATLANTIC JUST OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST WILL KEEP A TIGHT
PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE WATERS WEST OF THE MOUTH OF THE RIVER.
PERSISTENT SOUTHEAST TO EAST-SOUTHEAST WINDS OF AROUND 20 KNOTS
AND SEAS OF UP TO 7 FEET ARE EXPECTED OVER THIS AREA THROUGH THE
EVENING.

GMZ575-577-052145-
/O.CAN.KLIX.SC.Y.0031.000000T0000Z-150505T2100Z/
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-
335 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS CANCELLED THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

WINDS AND SEAS HAVE FALLEN BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS THIS AFTERNOON.
HOWEVER...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD CONTINUE TO EXERCISE CAUTION DUE TO
SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-060300-
/O.EXB.KLIX.SC.Y.0031.000000T0000Z-150506T0300Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
335 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.

* 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.

&&

$$

GMZ570-572-060300-
/O.EXT.KLIX.SC.Y.0031.000000T0000Z-150506T0300Z/
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-
335 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.

* 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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