Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
348 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

...CONDITIONS IMPROVING BUT SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY PERSISTS...

.DECREASING WINDS AND SUBSIDING SEAS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE LOWER
TEXAS COAST TODAY. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL REMAIN HIGH ENOUGH TO
WARRANT A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO WATERS EAST
OF PADRE ISLAND FROM 0 TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES OFFSHORE UNTIL SUNSET
THIS EVENING.

GMZ150-155-170-175-061800-
/O.CON.KBRO.SC.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-150307T0000Z/
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-
348 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST 12 TO 22 KNOTS.

* SEAS...5 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 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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