Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 211742
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1142 AM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

...STRONG WINDS CONTINUE ACROSS OFFSHORE WATERS...

.STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW WILL PERSIST THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS
THE OFFSHORE WATERS OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST. WIND SPEEDS SHOULD
BEGIN TO RELAX BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND ESPECIALLY THIS EVENING.

GMZ250-255-211845-
/O.EXP.KCRP.SC.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-170221T1800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
1142 AM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON CST TODAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON CST TODAY FOR COASTAL
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT TO 20
NAUTICAL MILES. WIND SPEEDS HAVE FALLEN TO BELOW SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY LEVELS...AND SHOULD GENERALLY REMAIN BETWEEN 15 AND 20
KNOTS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.


$$

GMZ270-275-220000-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-170222T0000Z/
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-
1142 AM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING FOR WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM
20 TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

* WINDS: WEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES: BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

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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