Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
142 PM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

GMZ130-132-150-041930-
142 PM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...LINE OF STRONG SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TX TO THE RIO GRANDE RIVER OUT
  20 NM...
  LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE ARROYO COLOARDO TO 5 NM NORTH OF PORT
  MANSFIELD TX...
  LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE PORT OF BROWNSVILLE TO THE ARROYO
  COLORADO...

AT 141 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 27 NM
SOUTHEAST OF PORT ISABEL TO 12 NM SOUTHEAST OF SOUTH PADRE ISLAND TO
NEAR LAGUNA VISTA...MOVING NORTH AT 30 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

THIS LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 33
KNOTS...AND COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED WHEN THESE STORMS REACH THE
NEARSHORE WATERS. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE
THESE STORMS ARRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 2597 9715 2600 9715 2600 9726 2605 9719
      2611 9730 2635 9733 2635 9738 2641 9738
      2637 9745 2650 9748 2649 9747 2649 9746
      2648 9745 2658 9743 2655 9713 2639 9684
      2597 9677 2596 9677

$$

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