Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 200727
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
127 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE OVER BAYS AND NEAR SHORE
WATERS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING..

.Areas of dense fog will remain along the coast early this morning
and is expected to persist until around noon this Saturday. Strong
southeast to south flow will continue early this morning over the
coastal waters to the east of a coastal trough.

GMZ230-235-250-255-201200-
/O.NEW.KCRP.MF.Y.0001.180120T0727Z-180120T1800Z/
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-
127 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a Dense
Fog Advisory, which is in effect until noon CST today.

* VISIBILITY...Less than 1 nautical mile.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

GMZ270-275-201200-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-180120T1200Z/
Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-
127 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY
THIS MORNING...

* WINDS...Southeast to south around 20 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 to 8 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 7 feet or greater are expected to produce
hazardous conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions. Mariners should pay close
attention to the marine forecast...and consider wind and sea
conditions in planning.

&&

$$

TMT



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