Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS74 KCRP 221750
MWSCRP

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1250 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-221815-
/O.CON.KCRP.MA.W.0071.000000T0000Z-171022T1815Z/
1250 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 115 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS...
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR...
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...

AT 1248 PM CDT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD
FRONT WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM CORPUS CHRISTI BAY TO
31 NM EAST OF MALAQUITE BEACH TO 37 NM SOUTHWEST OF EAST BREAKS
228...MOVING SOUTH AT 40 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
         WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE SURE
         ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
RIVIERA BEACH...FLOUR BLUFF...PORTLAND...CORPUS CHRISTI NORTH
BEACH...CORPUS CHRISTI NAVAL AIR STATION...PORT ARANSAS...INGLESIDE
ON THE BAY...ROCKPORT...MALAQUITE BEACH AND DOWNTOWN CORPUS CHRISTI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 2751 9775 2747 9766 2755 9757 2752 9742
      2757 9741 2768 9754 2783 9756 2795 9726
      2799 9726 2808 9710 2774 9644 2760 9568
      2751 9574 2735 9602 2708 9621 2725 9736
      2726 9735 2728 9735 2723 9753 2727 9780
TIME...MOT...LOC 1748Z 034DEG 40KT 2768 9731 2738 9672 2726 9604

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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