Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
609 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS CONTINUE OVER THE OFFSHORE GULF WATERS
OFF THE LOWER TEXAS COAST...

.A LOW-PRESSURE SYSTEM DEEPENING OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS WILL
CONTINUE TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WINDS AND SEAS TONIGHT. SMALL CRAFT
WILL HAVE DIFFICULTY NAVIGATING.

GMZ170-175-250600-
/O.EXP.KBRO.SC.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170125T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KBRO.SC.Y.0008.170125T0009Z-170125T0600Z/
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-
609 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED ON THE LAGUNA MADRE AND
NEARSHORE GULF WATERS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SOUTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 5 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.

&&

$$

GMZ150-155-250115-
/O.EXP.KBRO.SC.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170125T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
609 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

WINDS WILL DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET OVER THE LAGUNA MADRE AND
NEARSHORE GULF WATERS. THEREFORE...THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS
BEEN ALLOWED TO EXPIRE. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD STILL EXERCISE CAUTION
TONIGHT.

$$

BIRCHFIELD


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