Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 301703
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1203 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW CONTINUES...

.STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW EARLY THIS AFTERNOON WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE
IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WAVES WILL BE SLOW TO SUBSIDE
DUE TO A PERSISTENT SOUTHEASTERLY SWELL. SEAS WILL SUBSIDE BELOW
ADVISORY CRITERIA LATE IN THE DAY.

GMZ230-235-301815-
/O.EXP.KCRP.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-170430T1700Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
1203 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

$$

GMZ250-255-270-275-010115-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-170501T0300Z/
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-
1203 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS...SLOWLY SUBSIDING THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES/SEAS: 8 TO 10 FEET OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS AND 10 TO
  12 FEET OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS. SEAS SUBSIDING THROUGH THE
  EVENING.

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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