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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
940 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

GMZ230-235-031200-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-201203T1800Z/
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
940 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

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

* WHAT...North winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots
  and choppy to occasionally rough bay waters expected.

* WHERE...Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas and
  Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor.

* WHEN...Until noon CST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds and increased seas will result in
  hazardous marine conditions especially for inexperienced
  mariners with smaller vessels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
940 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

GMZ250-255-270-275-031200-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0072.000000T0000Z-201204T0000Z/
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-
940 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to gale force and
  seas building to 6 to 8 feet near shore and 8 to 10 feet
  offshore.

* WHERE...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 and Waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel
  from 20 to 60 NM.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM CST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Strong to very strong winds and increased seas will
  result in hazardous marine conditions especially for
  inexperienced mariners with smaller vessels.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
922 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

GMZ330-031130-
/O.CON.KHGX.SC.Y.0066.000000T0000Z-201203T1500Z/
Matagorda Bay-
922 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 15 to 25 knots with higher gusts. Rough bay
  waters expected.

* WHERE...Matagorda Bay.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 9 AM CST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
922 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

GMZ350-355-370-375-031130-
/O.CON.KHGX.SC.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-201204T0100Z/
Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out
20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 NM-
Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to
60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport TX from 20 to 60 NM-
922 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Northwest to north winds around 25 knots with higher
  gusts. Seas 7 to 10 feet.

* WHERE...Portions of Gulf of Mexico.

* WHEN...Until 7 PM CST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
907 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

GMZ130-132-135-031115-
/O.CON.KBRO.SC.Y.0077.000000T0000Z-201203T1800Z/
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-
907 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

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

* WHAT...North winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

* WHERE...Laguna Madre from 5 nm north of Port Mansfield to
  Baffin Bay TX, Laguna Madre from the Port of Brownsville to
  the Arroyo Colorado and Laguna Madre from the Arroyo Colorado
  To 5 NM north of Port Mansfield TX.

* WHEN...Until noon CST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
907 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

GMZ150-155-170-175-031115-
/O.CON.KBRO.SC.Y.0077.000000T0000Z-201204T0000Z/
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-
907 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
THURSDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt and seas
  7 to 10 feet.

* WHERE...Waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande extending
  from 20 to 60 nm, Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port
  Mansfield out 20 nm, Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield
  extending from 20 to 60 nm and Coastal waters from Port
  Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM CST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
844 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

TXZ436>438-031045-
/O.CON.KHGX.WI.Y.0010.201203T0400Z-201203T1500Z/
Matagorda Islands-Brazoria Islands-
Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-
Including the cities of Surfside Beach and Galveston
844 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Northwesterly winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 to
  40 mph expected.

* WHERE...Matagorda Islands, Brazoria Islands, Galveston Island,
  and Bolivar Peninsula.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM CST Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
  result.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Northwesterly winds will be increasing
  behind the cold front overnight. The strongest wind gusts will
  be along the coast, but further inland the wind gusts will be
  up to 20 to 25 mph. Wind speeds will slowly decrease
  throughout Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

$$


Beach Hazards Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
358 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

TXZ436>438-030600-
/O.CON.KHGX.BH.S.0011.000000T0000Z-201203T0600Z/
Matagorda Islands-Brazoria Islands-
Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-
358 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* WHAT...High risk of rip currents, elevated surf and elevated
  water levels along area beaches. Conditions improving after
  midnight with strong offshore winds developing.

* WHERE...Matagorda Islands, Brazoria Islands and Galveston
  Island and Bolivar Peninsula Counties.

* WHEN...Through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Dangerous swimming conditions. Minor coastal
  flooding possible around high tide times late this afternoon
  and evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain out of the water to avoid hazardous swimming conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
408 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

TXZ248>257-351-353-032215-
Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Inland Kenedy-Starr-Southern Hidalgo-
Inland Willacy-Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
Coastal Kenedy-Northern Hidalgo-
408 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Moderate risk of rip currents.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Elevated wildfire growth and spread may occur on Thursday for
areas west of I-69C and U. S. Highway 77.

Elevated rip current risk through Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
408 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-032215-
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-
408 PM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Small craft advisory conditions tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Small craft advisories conditions may continue on the Gulf
through Thursday night or Friday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
401 AM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

TXZ229>234-239>247-342>347-442-443-447-031015-
La Salle-McMullen-Live Oak-Bee-Goliad-Victoria-Webb-Duval-
Jim Wells-Inland Kleberg-Inland Nueces-Inland San Patricio-
Coastal Aransas-Inland Refugio-Inland Calhoun-Coastal Kleberg-
Coastal Nueces-Coastal San Patricio-Aransas Islands-
Coastal Refugio-Coastal Calhoun-Kleberg Islands-Nueces Islands-
Calhoun Islands-
401 AM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible today mainly
along the northern Coastal Bend.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

There is the potential for minor coastal flooding during times of
high tide through the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.


$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
401 AM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-031015-
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-
401 AM CST Wed Dec 2 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected today ahead of an
approaching cold front.

Small Craft Advisory conditions are expected this morning ahead of
the cold front. Following a brief calm period this afternoon,
Small Craft Advisory conditions are expected to redevelop tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Small Craft Advisory conditions are likely Thursday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.


$$

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