Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 231359
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
859 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS CONTINUE TODAY FOR THE GULF
WATERS...

.STRONG WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON OVER THE
GULF WATERS BEHIND THE COLD FRONT THAT PUSHED THROUGH YESTERDAY.
WINDS WILL WEAKEN THIS AFTERNOON WITH SEAS SLOWLY SUBSIDING.

GMZ230-235-231500-
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BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
859 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING.
NORTH WINDS WILL RANGE FROM 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS MORNING AND THEN
DIMINISH THIS AFTERNOON. MARINERS IN SMALL CRAFT ARE URGED TO
EXERCISE CAUTION.

$$

GMZ250-255-270-275-232100-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-170423T2100Z/
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-
859 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS
  DECREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS AROUND NOON.

* WAVES/SEAS: SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO 10 FOOT OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

TMT/PZ


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