Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
900 PM CDT SUN JUN 25 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...
  GALVESTON BAY...
  WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT

* AT 858 PM CDT...A GUST FRONT FROM A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WAS
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM TRINITY BAY TO NEAR HIGH
  ISLAND 110 TO HIGH ISLAND 167...MOVING WEST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HEALD BANK...TABS BUOY F...GALVESTON BAY ENTRANCE...GALVESTON
  BAY...OFFATTS BAYOU...GALVESTON PIER 21...TRINITY BAY...HIGH ISLAND
  157...GALVESTON CAUSEWAY...MITCHELL BAY...HIGH ISLAND A179...HIGH
  ISLAND 63...CRYSTAL BAY...EAST GALVESTON BAY...HIGH ISLAND A23...
  GALVESTON SHIP CHANNEL...UPPER SAN JACINTO BAY...SCOTT BAY...BUOY
  42035 AND TABBS BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEEK SAFE SHELTER...MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND INCREASING
WAVES.

&&

LAT...LON 2977 9468 2965 9468 2954 9474 2959 9457
      2957 9445 2954 9446 2956 9437 2885 9412
      2878 9421 2911 9478 2933 9495 2932 9491
      2943 9491 2955 9504 2967 9501 2976 9511
      2975 9498 2967 9491 2978 9480 2980 9472
TIME...MOT...LOC 0158Z 081DEG 22KT 2969 9477 2940 9428 2922 9381

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$



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