Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
100 AM CDT TUE APR 25 2017

...WINDS INCREASING OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF WATERS...

.SUSTAINED MODERATE TO STRONG SOUTHERLY FLOW IS DEVELOPING OVER
THE SOUTHERN GULF WATERS...WITH INCREASING WAVES AND SEAS. AS A
RESULT...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST FOR THE
SOUTHERN GULF WATERS. THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE
EXTENDED...NOT ONLY IN TIME BUT ALSO OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE
GULF WATERS LATER THIS MORNING.

GMZ250-270-251200-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0046.170425T0600Z-170425T1200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
100 AM CDT TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING.

* WINDS: SOUTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.


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.

&&

$$

GW


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