Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
232 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT MONDAY...

.STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS IN THE WAKE OF AN EARLY MORNING COLD FRONTAL
PASSAGE...WITH BAY WATERS BECOMING CHOPPY TO ROUGH AND INCREASED
GULF SEA HEIGHTS...HAS INITIATED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

GMZ330-335-080445-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0019.160208T1200Z-160209T0000Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
232 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM CST
MONDAY.

* WINDS...NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* BAY WATERS...CHOPPY IN THE MORNING...ROUGH DURING THE
  AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$

GMZ350-355-370-375-080445-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0019.160208T1200Z-160209T0600Z/
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
232 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO MIDNIGHT
CST MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO
MIDNIGHT CST MONDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...20 TO 25 KNOTS SUSTAINED...GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS.

* SEAS...2 TO 4 FEET NEARSHORE...4 TO 6 FEET OFFSHORE WITH OCCASIONAL
  8 FOOT WAVES.

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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