Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FZUS74 KHGX 221740
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1240 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

GMZ355-370-375-221845-
1240 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL TX FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 1239 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GALVESTON A8 TO 9 NM
NORTHEAST OF BRAZOS A4...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BRAZOS A4...HEALD BANK...GALVESTON A122...TABS BUOY F...GALVESTON
A8...GALVESTON A196...HIGH ISLAND A23...GALVESTON A250...GALVESTON
A171...GALVESTON 424...BRAZOS A85...HIGH ISLAND A457...BUOY 42019...
HIGH ISLAND A109...BRAZOS A26...HIGH ISLAND A142...HIGH ISLAND
A131...HIGH ISLAND A410...HIGH ISLAND A61 AND HIGH ISLAND A80.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 2766 9554 2817 9566 2924 9427 2853 9401
      2818 9460 2799 9484 2767 9553

$$

HATHAWAY


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