Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 240925
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
325 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS THIS MORNING...

.A STRONG SOUTHERLY FLOW ACROSS THE OFFSHORE WATERS THIS MORNING
IS EXPECTED TO DECREASE THROUGH LATE MORNING AS A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE MOVES ACROSS THE AREA AND RELAXES THE PRESSURE GRADIENT.

GMZ270-275-241500-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0026.170224T0925Z-170224T1500Z/
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-
325 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING.

* WINDS: SOUTH AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: SEAS 5 TO 6 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.

&&

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