Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
250 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS EVENING INTO TUESDAY...

.WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE TODAY INTO TUESDAY AS THE PRESSURE
GRADIENT TIGHTENS AS AN EASTERLY WAVE MOVES WEST ACROSS THE
NORTHERN GULF. ELEVATED WINDS AND SEAS WILL CONTINUE INTO
WEDNESDAY...DIMINISHING BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY AS THE
PRESSURE GRADIENT RELAXES. THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS WILL INCREASE AS
THE EASTERLY WAVE MOVES ACROSS THE REGION TODAY AND TUESDAY.

GMZ472-475-042100-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0020.150505T0000Z-150506T0600Z/
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-
250 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM
CDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
1 AM CDT WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 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.

&&

$$

GMZ470-042100-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SC.Y.0020.150505T0600Z-150506T0600Z/
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
250 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 1 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO 1 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 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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