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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
929 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR THE GULF WATERS TODAY...

.Gusty north winds will continue this morning in the wake of a
cold front. These winds will gradually decrease late this
afternoon into this evening as high pressure settles into the
region.

GMZ470-472-475-151800-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0047.000000T0000Z-171216T0000Z/
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-
929 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...North winds 15 to 25 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 to 5 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
929 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR THE GULF WATERS TODAY...

.Gusty north winds will continue this morning in the wake of a
cold front. These winds will gradually decrease late this
afternoon into this evening as high pressure settles into the
region.

GMZ450-452-455-151800-
/O.CON.KLCH.SC.Y.0047.000000T0000Z-171215T1800Z/
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-
929 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

* WINDS...North winds 15 to 25 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...2 to 3 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
927 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

...Small Craft Advisory is in effect today...

.Cold air continues to move off shore as cold front moves into the
central Gulf of Mexico before stalling. Strong north winds this
afternoon will abate later this evening.

GMZ570-572-575-152330-
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0052.000000T0000Z-171216T0000Z/
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-
927 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...20 to 25 knots with higher gusts.

* WAVES/SEAS...4 to 6 feet with occasional waves up 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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Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Mobile AL
553 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

GMZ630>636-650-655-670-675-161200-
Northern Mobile Bay-Southern Mobile Bay-Mississippi Sound-
Perdido Bay-Pensacola Bay System-Western Choctawhatchee Bay-
Eastern Choctawhatchee Bay-
Coastal waters from Pensacola FL to Pascagoula MS out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Okaloosa Walton County Line FL to Pensacola
FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Pensacola FL to Pascagoula MS from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Okaloosa Walton County Line FL to Pensacola FL from
20 to 60 NM-
553 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the coastal
waters of Alabama and northwest Florida.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Moderate offshore flow will create hazardous conditions for small
craft through tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
541 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-161145-
Sevier-Howard-Little River-Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-
Columbia-Union-Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Lincoln-De Soto-
Red River-Bienville-Jackson-Ouachita-Sabine-Natchitoches-Winn-
Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-McCurtain-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-
Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-Marion-Smith-Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-
Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
541 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
Arkansas, southwest Arkansas, north central Louisiana, northwest
Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, east Texas and northeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight...

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday...

Showers and isolated thunderstorms will return to the region
during the weekend, mainly Saturday night and early Sunday. One to
near two inches of needed rain may occur. However, no hazardous
weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters will not be needed through
tonight.

$$

07

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
536 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
161145-
Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-Beauregard-Allen-Evangeline-St. Landry-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-West Cameron-
East Cameron-Tyler-Hardin-Jefferson-Orange-Northern Jasper-
Northern Newton-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
536 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Louisiana, south central Louisiana, southwest Louisiana, west
central Louisiana, and southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
A few isolated showers will be possible this morning across
southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana. Showers will be more
numerous across lower acadiana. All precipitation will come to an
end by late this afternoon.

Temperatures overnight will approach freezing across parts of
central Louisiana. A light freeze will be possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday
An upper level trough will approach the area late Saturday into
Sunday spawning widespread showers and a few thunderstorms. Some
of these storms will have the potential to produce heavy rainfall.
A few of these storms could also be strong to severe Sunday
afternoon.

A second upper level trough will approach the area Monday
providing another round of showers and thunderstorms that will
linger through early Tuesday. No severe weather is expected with
this system.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not anticipated

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
536 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-161145-
Sabine Lake-Calcasieu Lake-Vermilion Bay-
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-
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-
536 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Gulf of Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
Northerly winds will increase this morning across the coastal
waters behind a passing cold front. A Small Craft Advisory has
been issued through noon for coastal waters out 60 NM and through
6 PM for coastal waters from 20 NM to 60 NM. Winds will diminish
by this evening as high pressure settles over the region.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday
An upper level trough will approach the area late Saturday into
Sunday spawning widespread showers and a few thunderstorms. Some
of these storms will have the potential to produce visibility
restricting rainfall.

A second upper level trough will approach the area Monday
providing another round of showers and thunderstorms that will
linger through early Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not anticipated

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
454 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

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>082-152300-
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-
454 AM CST Fri Dec 15 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Southeast
Louisiana...South Mississippi and the adjacent coastal waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Strong northerly winds will bring hazardous conditions over the
coastal waters today. Small craft advisory is in effect for the
outer waters south and west of the delta today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Thunderstorms will be possible Sunday through Tuesday, especially
south of Interstate 10. A few storms may be strong on Sunday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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