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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
414 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH NOON TODAY...

.NORTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE AND BECOME GUSTY THIS
MORNING WITH SEAS BECOMING ROUGH. WINDS SHOULD DIMINISH THROUGH
NOON AND EARLY AFTERNOON TODAY.

GMZ430-432-261115-
/O.EXP.KLCH.LO.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150126T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KLCH.LO.Y.0003.150126T1014Z-150126T1100Z/
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-
414 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING...


THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A LOW
WATER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING. THE LOW WATER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.


* LOW WATER: WATER LEVELS ALONG THE COAST WILL FALL TO AROUND ONE
  FOOT BELOW MEAN LOWER LOW WATER LEVEL THEN RISE THROUGH 5 AM.

NORTHERLY WINDS IN THE WAKE OF A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL COINCIDE
WITH THE OUTGOING TIDE TO PRODUCE LOW WATER CONDITIONS ON INLAND
WATERWAYS AND BAYS.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LOW WATER ADVISORY MEANS WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW AVERAGE. MARINERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION
AND TRANSIT AT THE SLOWEST SAFE NAVIGABLE SPEED TO MINIMIZE
IMPACT.

&&

$$

GMZ435-261115-
/O.EXP.KLCH.LO.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150126T1000Z/
VERMILION BAY-
414 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

...LOW WATER ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

THE LOW WATER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

$$

GMZ470-472-475-261800-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150126T1800Z/
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-
414 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS: NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER GUSTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 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.

&&

$$

GMZ450-452-455-261500-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150126T1500Z/
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-
414 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING.

* WINDS AND SEAS: NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER GUSTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 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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