Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
924 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.STRONG NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON AND
HELP PRODUCE ELEVATED SEAS.

GMZ330-350-355-370-375-282330-
/O.CON.KHGX.SC.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-150301T0000Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
924 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO EAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* SEAS...RANGE BETWEEN 5 TO 7 FEET NEARSHORE...6 TO 9 FEET
  OFFSHORE.

* BAY WATERS...ROUGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

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