Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1144 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

GMZ135-155-211745-
1144 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

...LINE OF HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS OFF THE
LOWER TEXAS COAST...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD TX OUT 20 NM...
  LAGUNA MADRE FROM 5 NM NORTH OF PORT MANSFIELD TO BAFFIN BAY TX...

AT 1141 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS
...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE SHOWERS WERE
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 42 NM NORTH OF LAGUNA MADRE TO
PORT MANSFIELD CUT...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS LINE OF SHOWERS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...AND
COULD POSE A SERIOUS HAZARD FOR BOATERS. A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED IF THESE SHOWERS DEVELOP INTO
THUNDERSTORMS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2690 9739 2724 9736 2721 9697 2659 9688
      2660 9729 2690 9737 2662 9730 2670 9734
      2670 9735 2660 9730 2660 9745 2725 9742
      2718 9742

$$

CB/MC


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