Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 161743
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1143 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...DANGEROUS MARINE CONDITIONS CONTINUE...

.Very strong north flow and hazardous seas continue across the
Middle Texas Coastal waters in wake of an arctic cold front. Wind
speeds will gradually improve by late today and especially by
Wednesday. Gale warnings are currently in effect for all marine
areas. Small Craft Advisories will be issued once gale conditions
subside.

GMZ250-255-270-275-170145-
/O.CON.KCRP.GL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180117T0600Z/
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-
1143 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT FOR
THE GULF WATERS...

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

* WAVES...8 to 10 feet across the nearshore waters...10 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.

&&

$$

GMZ230-235-162200-
/O.CON.KCRP.GL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-180116T2200Z/
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
1143 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON
FOR AREA BAYS AND WATERWAYS...

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

* BAY CONDITIONS...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.

&&

$$

HART



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