Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
000
WHUS74 KCRP 160334
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
934 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

...DANGEROUS MARINE CONDITIONS EXPECTED TUESDAY...

.A strong arctic cold front will blast south across the Middle
Texas Coastal Waters early Tuesday morning. Very strong northerly
winds, chaotic and hazardous seas, and very cold temperatures
will occur across all marine areas Tuesday into Tuesday Night.

GMZ250-255-270-275-161200-
/O.EXT.KCRP.GL.W.0002.180116T1100Z-180117T0400Z/
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-
934 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 10 PM CST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...Sustained north 25 to 30 knots with gusts from 40 to
  45 knots.

* WAVES...Waves building to 7 to 10 feet across the nearshore
  waters...9 to 12 feet across offshore waters. Occasionally
  higher seas possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

&&

$$

GMZ230-235-161200-
/O.EXT.KCRP.GL.W.0002.180116T1100Z-180116T2200Z/
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
934 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 4 PM CST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...Sustained north 25 to 30 knots with gusts to gale
  force.

* BAY CONDITIONS...Bays becoming rough to occasionally very
  rough.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

&&

$$

TMT/GW



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.