Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1151 PM CST SUN FEB 19 2017

...HAZARDOUS GULF CONDITIONS EXPECTED...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHING THE TEXAS COASTLINE FROM THE
WEST WILL MAINTAIN STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS IN
PLACE ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS GULF WATERS TONIGHT.

GMZ150-155-170-175-201000-
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COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1151 PM CST SUN FEB 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST MONDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...GULF SWELLS WILL RANGE FROM 6 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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