Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
905 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT...

.SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY EXTENDED TO MIDNIGHT FOR A PORTION OF THE
COASTAL WATERS. MODERATE NORTH WINDS OF AROUND 20 KNOT WILL SLOWLY
SUBSIDE THROUGHOUT THE NIGHT.

GMZ330-350-070415-
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MATAGORDA BAY-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
905 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

WINDS HAVE RELAXED TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH SEAS OF 4 TO 6 FEET.

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GMZ370-375-070600-
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WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
905 PM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* WINDS...AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY GRADUALLY DIMINISHING.

* SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET...OCCASIONAL 7 TO 8 FEET ACROSS THE FAR
  OFFSHORE WATERS GRADUALLY DIMINISHING OVERNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

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