Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1228 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR THE OFFSHORE WATERS THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING...

.MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE OFFSHORE
WATERS TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING BUT ARE EXPECTED TO DECREASE
BY LATE MORNING AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT.

GMZ370-375-181500-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0085.171118T0628Z-171118T1500Z/
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1228 AM CST SAT NOV 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING.

* WINDS...SOUTH NEAR 20 KNOTS.

* SEAS...4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET

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.

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