Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
356 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...ADVERSE MARINE CONDITIONS PERSISTING...

.ROUGH SWELLS FROM THE EAST-NORTHEAST ARE AFFECTING THE LOWER
TEXAS COAST. THESE SWELLS WILL PERSIST UNTIL AROUND SUNRISE
SUNDAY MORNING...AND THEREFORE A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN NOW
IN EFFECT UNTIL THAT TIME FOR THE LOWER TEXAS GULF OF MEXICO
WATERS.

GMZ150-155-011200-
/O.EXT.KBRO.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-150301T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
356 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 14 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...5 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 FOR SMALL
CRAFT...GENERALLY WITH COMBINED SEAS OF 7 FEET OR MORE.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

GMZ170-175-011200-
/O.CON.KBRO.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-150301T1200Z/
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-
356 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 7 TO 13 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
CRAFT...GENERALLY WITH COMBINED SEAS OF 7 FEET OR MORE.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


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