Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
906 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR COASTAL WATERS...

.STRONG WINDS AND HIGH SEAS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH LATER THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON AS HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE REGION.

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WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
906 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY EXTENDED UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS EXTENDED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY THIS MORNING
  DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

* SEAS...5 TO 7 FEET THIS MORNING SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET THIS
  AFTERNOON.

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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WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
906 AM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

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

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO AROUND 20
  KNOTS.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET OCCASIONALLY TO 12 FEET SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7
  FEET LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

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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