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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
630 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...STRONG EASTERLY SWELLS KEEP WATER LEVELS HIGH ALONG THE
COAST THIS EVENING...

.STRONG LONG PERIOD EASTERLY SWELLS WILL KEEP TOTAL WATER LEVELS
HIGH ALONG THE GULF FACING BEACHES. THIS WILL RESULT IN MINOR
TIDAL OVERFLOW AND THE CONTINUED FORMATION OF LIFE THREATENING
RIP CURRENTS.

TXZ242-243-245-247-010500-
/O.EXT.KCRP.CF.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170501T0500Z/
/O.EXT.KCRP.RP.S.0005.000000T0000Z-170501T0500Z/
KLEBERG-NUECES-ARANSAS-CALHOUN-
630 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...

* COASTAL FLOODING...PRIMARILY LIMITED TO GULF FACING BEACHES.

* TIMING...THROUGH AT LEAST MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...WAVE RUN UP INTO THE DUNES MAY OCCUR RESULTING IN
  LIMITED TO IMPOSSIBLE BEACH DRIVING CONDITIONS. STRONG AND
  POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS WILL OCCUR ALONG
  GULF FACING BEACHES OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM.
DONT FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE
SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP. IF TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
954 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...ELEVATED SEAS OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS...

.ELEVATED SEAS AROUND 7 FEET WILL PERSIST OVER THE OFFSHORE GULF
WATERS THIS EVENING AND THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN EXTENDED
UNTIL MIDNIGHT .

GMZ270-275-010500-
/O.EXT.KCRP.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-170501T0500Z/
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
954 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS: 7 FEET OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
245 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...STRONG NORTH WINDS CONTINUE OFFSHORE THE LOWER TEXAS COAST
THIS AFTERNOON...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS CONTINUE OFFSHORE THE LOWER TEXAS COAST
THIS AFTERNOON AS SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO BUILD INTO
THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO IN THE WAKE OF THE COLD FRONT THAT
MOVED OFFSHORE THE LOWER TEXAS COAST OVERNIGHT.

GMZ150-155-170-175-010345-
/O.EXT.KBRO.SC.Y.0033.000000T0000Z-170501T0500Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
245 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS THIS
  EVENING.

* SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET NEARSHORE...AND 6 TO 8 FEET FAR OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

CASTILLO


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
630 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...STRONG EASTERLY SWELLS KEEP WATER LEVELS HIGH ALONG THE
COAST THIS EVENING...

.STRONG LONG PERIOD EASTERLY SWELLS WILL KEEP TOTAL WATER LEVELS
HIGH ALONG THE GULF FACING BEACHES. THIS WILL RESULT IN MINOR
TIDAL OVERFLOW AND THE CONTINUED FORMATION OF LIFE THREATENING
RIP CURRENTS.

TXZ242-243-245-247-010500-
/O.EXT.KCRP.CF.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170501T0500Z/
/O.EXT.KCRP.RP.S.0005.000000T0000Z-170501T0500Z/
KLEBERG-NUECES-ARANSAS-CALHOUN-
630 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...

* COASTAL FLOODING...PRIMARILY LIMITED TO GULF FACING BEACHES.

* TIMING...THROUGH AT LEAST MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...WAVE RUN UP INTO THE DUNES MAY OCCUR RESULTING IN
  LIMITED TO IMPOSSIBLE BEACH DRIVING CONDITIONS. STRONG AND
  POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS WILL OCCUR ALONG
  GULF FACING BEACHES OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM.
DONT FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE
SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP. IF TIRED...FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
442 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

TXZ248>257-012145-
Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Kenedy-Starr-Hidalgo-Inland Willacy-
Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
442 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Deep South
Texas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

There is a High Risk of Rip Currents at the beaches of South
Padre Island and Boca Chica State Park.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

An elevated risk of rip currents is likely through the week,
especially around Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
442 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-012145-
Laguna Madre from the Port of Brownsville to the Arroyo Colorado-
Laguna Madre from the Arroyo Colorado To 5 NM north of Port
Mansfield TX-
Laguna Madre from 5 nm north of Port Mansfield to Baffin Bay TX-
Coastal waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-
Waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande extending from 20 to
60 nm-
Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield extending from 20 to
60 nm-
442 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of The Gulf of
Mexico and The Laguna Madre.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

A Small Craft Advisory remains in effect for the Gulf waters
east of Padre Island through midnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Additional Small Craft Advisories are possible from Wednesday
night into Friday for all of portions of the Lower Texas Coastal
Waters.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
304 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-012015-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-
304 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Texas and the Middle
Texas Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

Small Craft Advisory in effect through 10 pm this evening for the
coastal waters.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Small Craft Advisory conditions are possible Thursday.

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected Wednesday through
early Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
304 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

TXZ242-243-245-247-012015-
Kleberg-Nueces-Aransas-Calhoun-
304 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Texas and the Middle
Texas Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight

High Rip Current Risk through this evening.

Coastal Flood Advisory until 7 pm for minor tidal overflow along
gulf facing beaches.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected Wednesday through
early Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
458 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-011000-
Coastal waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport out 20 NM-
Galveston Bay-Matagorda Bay-
Waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM-
458 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas..

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A cold front is crossing the coastal waters early this morning. An
abrupt wind shift is expected early this morning and northwest
winds will increase to 20 to 25 knots. Seas will remain elevated
and a Small Craft Advisory is in effect.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Showers and thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday. Some of the
storms could be strong.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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