Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS74 KCRP 271246
MWSCRP

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
746 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

GMZ230-235-250-255-271254-
/O.CAN.KCRP.MA.W.0029.000000T0000Z-160427T1300Z/
746 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS...
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR...
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20
NM...

THE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER
POSE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 2737 9601 2708 9621 2722 9696 2742 9688
      2760 9677 2814 9609 2766 9554
TIME...MOT...LOC 1244Z 009DEG 18KT 2769 9621 2749 9644 2732 9669 2671
9713

$$

GMZ270-275-271300-
/O.CON.KCRP.MA.W.0029.000000T0000Z-160427T1300Z/
746 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 AM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
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...

AT 742 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM SOUTH OF PORT O`CONNOR EXTENDING EAST TO ABOUT 30
NM EAST OF BAFFIN BAY...MOVING SOUTH AT 20 KNOTS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND
HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE
STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 2737 9601 2708 9621 2722 9696 2742 9688
      2760 9677 2814 9609 2766 9554
TIME...MOT...LOC 1244Z 009DEG 18KT 2769 9621 2749 9644 2732 9669 2671
9713

$$

GW



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