Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
132 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT...

.ELEVATED OFFSHORE WINDS IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT SHOULD
SLACKEN THROUGHOUT THE MORNING.

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-241000-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0060.170524T0632Z-170524T1000Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
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-
132 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT EARLY
THIS MORNING.

* WINDS...15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 KNOTS

* 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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