Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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WHUS74 KBRO 250545
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1245 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE FOR THE FAR OFFSHORE
GULF WATERS THE REST OF TONIGHT...

.THE STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL
WATERS HAS WEAKENED OVERNIGHT. HOWEVER...MODERATE WINDS AND
HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE FAR OFFSHORE GULF WATERS
FOR SEVERAL MORE HOURS.

GMZ150-155-250645-
/O.CAN.KBRO.SC.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-170325T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1245 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS CANCELLED THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

CONDITIONS WITHIN THE LOWER TEXAS GULF COASTAL WATERS OUT TO 20
NAUTICAL MILES FROM SHORE HAVE IMPROVED TO BELOW ADVISORY
CRITERIA. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD CONTINUE TO EXERCISE CAUTION FOR THE
REST OF THE NIGHT.

$$

GMZ170-175-251100-
/O.EXT.KBRO.SC.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-170325T1100Z/
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-
1245 AM CDT SAT MAR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTH AT 14 TO 18 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 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.

&&

$$

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