Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1030 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE WINDS WILL PERSIST FOR THE NEXT
SEVERAL HOURS.

GMZ355-210900-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0076.171021T0330Z-171021T0900Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
1030 PM CDT FRI OCT 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* SEAS...4 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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