Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
210 PM CST THU JAN 22 2015

GMZ335-350-355-222130-
/O.CON.KHGX.MA.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150122T2130Z/
210 PM CST THU JAN 22 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 330 PM CST...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL TX OUT 20
NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...
GALVESTON BAY...

AT 208 PM CST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A ROTATING STRONG
THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS AND
WATERSPOUTS...LOCATED AROUND 10 NM SOUTH OF FREEPORT OR NEAR
GALVESTON 344... MOVING EAST NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GALVESTON 256...HIGH ISLAND 208...GALVESTON 282...GALVESTON 344...
TABS BUOY B...GALVESTON 317...HIGH ISLAND 157...HIGH ISLAND A179...
BUOY 42035...GALVESTON 221...HEALD BANK...SURFSIDE JETTY AND HIGH
ISLAND A23.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS.  WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS.  SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 2923 9427 2919 9436 2911 9442 2904 9452
      2879 9494 2862 9513 2854 9536 2855 9536
      2880 9550 2890 9532 2892 9532 2912 9507
      2933 9473 2936 9477 2937 9473 2941 9470
      2955 9439
TIME...MOT...LOC 2008Z 245DEG 26KT 2878 9522

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