Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
428 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS CONTINUE TODAY FOR THE LAGUNA
MADRE AND GULF WATERS...

.THE INTERACTION BETWEEN HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE GULF
AND AN APPROACHING FRONTAL BOUNDARY FROM THE WEST WILL KEEP
STRONG WINDS ON THE LAGUNA MADRE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
MEANWHILE, STRONG WINDS AND HIGHER SEAS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE
GULF WATERS THROUGH THIS EVENING.

GMZ150-155-170-175-241730-
/O.EXT.KBRO.SC.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-170325T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
428 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

GMZ130-132-135-241730-
/O.CON.KBRO.SI.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-170324T2100Z/
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE PORT OF BROWNSVILLE TO THE ARROYO COLORADO-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE ARROYO COLORADO TO 5 NM NORTH OF PORT
MANSFIELD TX-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM 5 NM NORTH OF PORT MANSFIELD TO BAFFIN BAY TX-
428 AM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

* WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS NEAR 25 KNOTS.

* BAY WATERS...ROUGH ON THE BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$



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