Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
648 PM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS ARRIVE OVER THE GULF WATERS TONIGHT...

.A SECONDARY PUSH OF STRONG NORTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL MOVE INTO
THE GULF WATERS THIS EVENING. WINDS SHOULD BEGIN TO DIMINISH
AROUND DAYBREAK SATURDAY.

GMZ150-155-170-175-250930-
/O.NEW.KBRO.SC.Y.0015.170225T0300Z-170225T1200Z/
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-
648 PM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING UNTIL 6
AM CST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING UNTIL 6
AM CST SATURDAY.


* WINDS...NORTHEAST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET NEARSHORE...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
  FARTHER OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

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