Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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WHUS74 KCRP 282026
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
326 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...STRONG ONSHORE FLOW EXPECTED TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL APPROACH TEXAS FROM THE
WEST AND NORTHWEST TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. IN RESPONSE...STRONG
ONSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY. THE WIND WILL CONTRIBUTE TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF HIGH SEAS
OVER THE COASTAL WATERS.

GMZ250-255-270-275-290430-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0048.170429T0000Z-170430T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
326 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM CDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: 7 TO 9 FEET OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS AND 9 TO 11
  FEET OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS BY SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

GMZ230-235-290430-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0048.170429T0000Z-170430T0000Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
326 PM CDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM CDT SATURDAY...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM CDT SATURDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

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