Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
150 PM CST THU DEC 25 2014

...STRONG SOUTH WINDS AND HIGHER SEAS TONIGHT...

.PRESSURE GRADIENT TO STRENGTHEN ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COAST
TONIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL GULF OF MEXICO INTERACTS
WITH LOWER PRESSURES ASSOCIATED WITH A SOUTHWEST DESERT STORM
SYSTEM. STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED AFTER MIDNIGHT TO AROUND 9 AM
FRIDAY BEFORE RELAXING LATE MORNING AND FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

GMZ150-155-170-175-260500-
/O.NEW.KBRO.SC.Y.0074.141226T0000Z-141226T1800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
150 PM CST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON
CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
NOON CST FRIDAY.

* WINDS AND WAVES: SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
  SEAS BUILD 5 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
CRAFT...GENERALLY WITH COMBINED SEAS OF 7 FEET OR MORE.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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