Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 191017
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
417 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.Strong southeast flow is expected to develop today across much
of the Middle Texas Coastal Waters. Seas will gradually build in
response to the stronger winds. Seas and winds may ultimately
remain strong tonight and into Tuesday.

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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-
417 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect until 10 AM CST Tuesday for
waters from Baffin Bay to Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to 60
nautical miles.

* WINDS...Sustained southeast around 20 knots with gusts around 25
  knots.

* SEAS...5 to 7 feet with occasionally higher seas possible.

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.

&&

$$

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Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
417 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM
CST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to
8 PM CST this evening for Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to
Port Aransas and the adjacent Gulf waters out to 20 nautical miles.

* WINDS...Sustained southeast around 20 knots with gusts to near
  25 knots.

* SEAS/BAY CONDITIONS...Seas 5 to 7 feet. Bays choppy to
  occasionally rough.

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.

&&

$$

HART



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