Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS74 KCRP 141548
MWSCRP

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
948 AM CST TUE FEB 14 2017

GMZ235-250-141556-
/O.CAN.KCRP.MA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170214T1615Z/
948 AM CST TUE FEB 14 2017

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O?CONNOR...
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM...

THE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA
AND NO LONGER POSE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 2750 9575 2737 9601 2715 9617 2733 9693
      2772 9663 2788 9646 2798 9638 2803 9631
      2821 9618 2772 9560
TIME...MOT...LOC 1546Z 300DEG 32KT 2823 9587 2730 9650

$$

GMZ255-270-275-141615-
/O.CON.KCRP.MA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170214T1615Z/
948 AM CST TUE FEB 14 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1015 AM CST...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
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...

AT 946 AM CST...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 30 NAUTICAL MILES SOUTHEAST OF THE MATAGORDA SHIP
CHANNEL TO 43 NM EAST OF MALAQUITE BEACH...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30
KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN QUICKLY FORM AND CAPSIZE BOATS...DAMAGE
         VESSELS AND OIL RIGS...AND CREATE SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.
         MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE IN A SECURE LOCATION AND WEARING
         LIFE JACKETS. EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...
         SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY
         DOWNPOURS. MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 2750 9575 2737 9601 2715 9617 2733 9693
      2772 9663 2788 9646 2798 9638 2803 9631
      2821 9618 2772 9560
TIME...MOT...LOC 1546Z 300DEG 32KT 2823 9587 2730 9650

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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