Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
335 PM CST MON FEB 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT TONIGHT...

.STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS SHOULD CONTINUE TONIGHT PEAKING OVERNIGHT
INTO TUESDAY MORNING. THIS SHOULD SUPPORT ROUGH CONDITIONS IN THE
OFFSHORE WATERS TONIGHT. THESE CONDITIONS COULD PERSIST MORE INTO
THE DAY ON TUESDAY AND THE ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED.

GMZ370-375-200545-
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WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
335 PM CST MON FEB 19 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH AT AROUND 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* SEAS...AROUND 7 TO 8 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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