Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
850 PM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

GMZ355-375-310345-
850 PM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 848 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG WINDS AHEAD
OF A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS OF 30 TO 40
KNOTS. THIS LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED 14 NM EAST OF HIGH
ISLAND 157...MOVING WEST AT 35 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HEALD BANK...HIGH ISLAND 208...TABS BUOY B...TABS BUOY F...HIGH
ISLAND A61...GALVESTON 221...HIGH ISLAND A179...GALVESTON 424...
GALVESTON A156...GALVESTON 317...GALVESTON A66...HIGH ISLAND 63...
HIGH ISLAND A410...BUOY 42035...GALVESTON 282...HIGH ISLAND A23...
HIGH ISLAND A109...GALVESTON 150...GALVESTON A8 AND HIGH ISLAND A457.

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 THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2807 9474 2893 9527 2947 9436 2855 9401

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