Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
246 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS OVER THE GULF WATERS THIS MORNING...

.STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL PERSIST THIS MORNING ACROSS THE
NEARSHORE AND OFFSHORE WATERS IN RESPONSE TO AN APPROACHING UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE. WINDS MAY DIMINISH TO BELOW SMALL CRAFT
CRITERIA LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON...BUT ARE EXPECTED TO
STRENGTHEN ONCE MORE LATE TONIGHT.

GMZ250-255-270-275-261600-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0038.160526T0746Z-160526T1600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
246 AM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CDT THIS MORNING.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

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