Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
912 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.STRONG NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS WILL GENERATE ELEVATED SEAS
THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-281115-
/O.CON.KHGX.SC.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
912 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO EAST INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  HIGHER GUSTS.

* SEAS...GRADUALLY BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET NEARSHORE AND 7 TO 10
  FEET BEYOND 20 NM.

* BAY WATERS...ROUGH.

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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