Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 251806
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1206 PM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...STRONG WIND GUSTS AND HIGH SEAS OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS...

.CONDITIONS HAVE BEEN IMPROVING FROM WEST TO EAST ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS THIS MORNING. YET...MODERATE TO STRONG WIND GUSTS
AND HIGH SEAS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE OFFSHORE COASTAL WATERS
DURING THE EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS.

GMZ270-275-252100-
/O.EXP.KCRP.SC.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-170225T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0028.170225T1806Z-170225T2100Z/
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-
1206 PM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AND FREQUENT 20 TO 25 WIND GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

GMZ250-255-251915-
/O.EXP.KCRP.SC.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-170225T1800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
1206 PM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

$$

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