757  
WHUS74 KLIX 120251  
MWWLIX  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
951 PM CDT MON SEP 11 2017  
   
..HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS CONTINUE
 
 
.TROPICAL DEPRESSION IRMA IS MOVING NORTHWEST ACROSS WESTERN  
GEORGIA. IT WILL CONTINUE ON A NORTHWESTWARD TRACK THROUGH  
TUESDAY. THE LARGE WIND CIRCULATION AROUND IRMA WILL MAINTAIN  
STRONGER WINDS AND HAZARDOUS SEAS THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH THE  
WORST CONDITIONS IN EASTERN COASTAL WATERS.  
 
GMZ532-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-120600-  
/O.CON.KLIX.SC.Y.0036.000000T0000Z-170912T0600Z/  
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-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-  
951 PM CDT MON SEP 11 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT  
TUESDAY...  
 
* WINDS...20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.  
 
* WAVES/SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET IN THE SOUNDS...5 TO 8 FEET IN  
NEARSHORE OPEN WATERS...AS HIGH AS 8 TO 10 FEET OVER THE OUTER  
OPEN WATERS EAST OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab LA Page
The Nexlab MS Page Main Text Page