Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
353 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL DIMINISH QUICKLY THIS MORNING IN THE
WAKE OF A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE.

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MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
353 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS CANCELLED
THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

SUSTAINED WINDS HAVE FALLEN BELOW 20 KNOTS AND THE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT HAS BEEN CANCELED.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
353 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTH AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 KNOTS BY MID
  MORNING.

* SEAS...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET.

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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