Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
442 PM CST Wed Jan 17 2018

...HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS CONTINUE ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS
GULF WATERS...

.Moderate northeast winds and rough seas are persisting across
the lower Texas Gulf waters in the wake of a strong cold front
Tuesday morning. Whiles winds may be diminishing through the
evening, seas will be slower to subside.

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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-
442 PM CST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* WINDS...North 10 to 20 knots.

* SEAS...6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet beyond 20
  nautical miles offshore.

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.

&&

$$

CB


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