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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
356 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS CONTINUE...

.STRONG WINDS CONTINUE THIS MORNING BEHIND THE COLD FRONT THAT
PUSHED THROUGH YESTERDAY. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH THE
MORNING HOURS WITH SEAS IN OPEN WATERS SUBSIDING THIS AFTERNOON.

GMZ230-235-231400-
/O.EXT.KCRP.SC.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-170423T1400Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
356 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS
MORNING.

* WINDS: NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: CHOPPY TO ROUGH

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
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
356 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS CONTINUE...

.STRONG WINDS CONTINUE THIS MORNING BEHIND THE COLD FRONT THAT
PUSHED THROUGH YESTERDAY. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH THE
MORNING HOURS WITH SEAS IN OPEN WATERS SUBSIDING THIS AFTERNOON.

GMZ250-255-270-275-231700-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-170423T2100Z/
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-
356 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO 10 FOOT OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

PZ

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
325 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...ELEVATED OFFSHORE WINDS AND WAVES EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TODAY...

.A COLD FRONT HAS MOVED OFF THE COAST. STRONG OFFSHORE WINDS AND
ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE BUT GRADUALLY DECREASE THROUGH THE
DAY TODAY.

GMZ330-335-231500-
/O.CON.KHGX.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-170423T1500Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
325 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS AND GUSTY.

* BAYS...CHOPPY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
539 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-241045-
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-
539 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Small craft advisories remain in effect for the area today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Small Craft Advisory conditions are anticipated for the Coastal
Waters Tuesday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.


$$


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
645 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-TXZ239>247-231400-
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-Webb-Duval-Jim Wells-Kleberg-Nueces-San Patricio-Aransas-
Refugio-Calhoun-
Including the cities of Laredo, Freer, Benavides, San Diego,
Alice, Orange Grove, Kingsville, Corpus Christi, Portland,
Ingleside, Aransas Pass, Sinton, Mathis, Rockport, Refugio,
Woodsboro, and Port Lavaca
645 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.NOW...
Through 9 AM CDT...A few light rain showers are occurring across
portions of South Texas and the Middle Texas Coastal Waters.
Showers should dissipate by sunrise. Rainfall totals will
generally be only a trace to a couple hundredths of an inch.

$$

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