Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
320 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT 7 PM THROUGH 8 AM MONDAY...

.SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 KNOTS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH AFTER
SUNRISE. THESE WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY SEAS OF 4 TO 7 FEET.

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WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
320 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
  BY LATE MORNING.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 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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