Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1047 PM CST WED NOV 22 2017

...STRONG OFFSHORE WINDS THROUGH EARLY THANKSGIVING MORNING...

.COLD AIR COMING OVER OVER RELATIVELY WARMER GULF WATERS WILL
MAINTAIN MODERATE TO STRONG NORTH WINDS THROUGH THE EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING HOURS.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1047 PM CST WED NOV 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM CST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM CST THURSDAY.

* WINDS...15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...4 TO NEAR 5 FEET NEARSHORE...7 FEET OFFSHORE.

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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