Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
935 PM CDT THU JUN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

GMZ330-335-230345-
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MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
935 PM CDT THU JUN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS CANCELLED
THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED ACROSS THE BAYS. HOWEVER...SMALL CRAFT
SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION AS SOUTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO RANGE FROM
15 TO 20 KNOTS.

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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-
935 PM CDT THU JUN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* NEARSHORE SEAS WITHIN 20 NM...5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
  UP TO 8 FEET.

* OFFSHORE SEAS 20 TO 60 NM...6 TO 7 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FEET
  AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET.

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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