Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
321 AM CST TUE NOV 21 2017

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE COASTAL WATERS LATE TONIGHT. A
MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP AND SUSTAINED
NORTH-NORTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WINDS MAY
BRIEFLY EXCEED GALE FORCE OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS LATE TONIGHT
OR EARLY WEDNESDAY.

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-211730-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0089.171122T0500Z-171122T1700Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
321 AM CST TUE NOV 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING
TO 11 AM CST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS POSSIBLY
  EXCEEDING GALE FORCE.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 NEARSHORE AND 6 TO 9 OFFSHORE.

* BAY WATERS...ROUGH TO VERY 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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