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Dense Fog Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
643 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...DENSE SEA FOG EXPECTED ACROSS THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST THIS
MORNING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS EXPECTED LATE THIS MORNING
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...

.Dense fog will continue to impact the Middle Texas Coastal
waters this morning, especially areas north of Port Aransas.
Improvements to visibilities are expected through mid morning. In
addition, winds are expected to increase through the day reaching
small craft advisory levels across the southern bays and portions
of the gulf waters.

GMZ235-255-241600-
/O.CON.KCRP.MF.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-180224T1600Z/
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-
643 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...Less than one nautical mile at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
429 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Very low visibilities lingering across the near shore gulf
waters this morning...
...Increasing winds and seas for all coastal waters today...

.Winds and seas increase today as low pressure deepens over
Northern Texas and Oklahoma combine with high pressure over the
Gulf. Patches of dense fog to linger through the morning.

GMZ150-155-241900-
/O.CON.KBRO.MF.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-180224T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KBRO.SC.Y.0010.180224T1600Z-180225T0300Z/
Coastal waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-
429 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
CST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to
9 PM CST this evening.

* WINDS...South increasing to near 20 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...building 5 to 7 feet.

* Visibility...one half to one mile and as low as one quarter
  mile at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
414 AM CST SAT FEB 24 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT...

.AREAS OF DENSE SEA FOG WILL PERSIST ACROSS BOTH GALVESTON AND
MATAGORDA BAYS AND THE NEARSHORE WATERS THROUGH THIS MORNING.

GMZ350-355-241500-
/O.CON.KHGX.MF.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-180224T1500Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
414 AM CST SAT FEB 24 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1 MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY OVER
SHORT DISTANCES. REDUCE YOUR SPEED AND KEEP A LOOKOUT FOR OTHER
VESSELS...BUOYS AND BREAKWATERS. KEEP YOUR NAVIGATION LIGHTS ON.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER CRAFT
OR NOT EQUIPPED WITH RADAR...SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory For Winds


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
429 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Very low visibilities lingering across the near shore gulf
waters this morning...
...Increasing winds and seas for all coastal waters today...

.Winds and seas increase today as low pressure deepens over
Northern Texas and Oklahoma combine with high pressure over the
Gulf. Patches of dense fog to linger through the morning.

GMZ130-132-135-241900-
/O.NEW.KBRO.SI.Y.0008.180224T1600Z-180225T0000Z/
Laguna Madre from the Port of Brownsville to the Arroyo Colorado-
Laguna Madre from the Arroyo Colorado To 5 NM north of Port
Mansfield TX-
Laguna Madre from 5 nm north of Port Mansfield to Baffin Bay TX-
429 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS
MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Small
Craft Advisory for winds, which is in effect from 10 AM this
morning to 6 PM CST this evening.

* WINDS...south winds increasing 20 knots with gusts near 25 knots


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory for wind means that wind speeds of 20 to
33 knots are expected. Inexperienced mariners...especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
643 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...DENSE SEA FOG EXPECTED ACROSS THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST THIS
MORNING...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS EXPECTED LATE THIS MORNING
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...

.Dense fog will continue to impact the Middle Texas Coastal
waters this morning, especially areas north of Port Aransas.
Improvements to visibilities are expected through mid morning. In
addition, winds are expected to increase through the day reaching
small craft advisory levels across the southern bays and portions
of the gulf waters.

GMZ230-250-270-275-242100-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0016.180224T1600Z-180225T0000Z/
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
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-
643 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...South wind around 20 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...Bays choppy to occasionally rough...Seas 4 to 6
  feet with occasional seas up to 8 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
429 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Very low visibilities lingering across the near shore gulf
waters this morning...
...Increasing winds and seas for all coastal waters today...

.Winds and seas increase today as low pressure deepens over
Northern Texas and Oklahoma combine with high pressure over the
Gulf. Patches of dense fog to linger through the morning.

GMZ150-155-241900-
/O.CON.KBRO.MF.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-180224T1600Z/
/O.NEW.KBRO.SC.Y.0010.180224T1600Z-180225T0300Z/
Coastal waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-
429 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
CST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to
9 PM CST this evening.

* WINDS...South increasing to near 20 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...building 5 to 7 feet.

* Visibility...one half to one mile and as low as one quarter
  mile at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
429 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Very low visibilities lingering across the near shore gulf
waters this morning...
...Increasing winds and seas for all coastal waters today...

.Winds and seas increase today as low pressure deepens over
Northern Texas and Oklahoma combine with high pressure over the
Gulf. Patches of dense fog to linger through the morning.

GMZ170-175-241900-
/O.NEW.KBRO.SC.Y.0010.180224T1600Z-180225T0300Z/
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-
429 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
CST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Small
Craft Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to
9 PM CST this evening.

* WINDS...South winds increasing near 20 knots.

* WAVES/SEAS...building 5 to 7 feet.

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.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
516 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Lower Rio Grande Valley can expect strong and gusty southerly
winds today...

.Low pressure developing over North Texas and Oklahoma to combine
with high pressure across the Gulf to produce strong locally
gusty winds across the Lower Rio Grande Valley late this morning
and this afternoon.

TXZ254>257-241900-
/O.NEW.KBRO.WI.Y.0005.180224T1700Z-180224T2300Z/
Inland Willacy-Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
Including the cities of Raymondville, Brownsville, Harlingen,
Port Mansfield, Port Isabel, South Padre Island, Laguna Heights,
and Laguna Vista
516 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM CST
THIS AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 5 PM CST
this afternoon.

* TIMING...11am to 5 pm

* WINDS...South to southeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts as high as 45
  mph.

 * IMPACTS...Lightweight and unsecured objects will be easily
   blown around and possibly damaged and small tree damage may
   occur. Driving may become difficult, especially high profile
   vehicles on east to west roads and highways.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 30 to 39 MPH are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for
high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
525 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-251130-
Coastal waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport out 20 NM-
Galveston Bay-Matagorda Bay-
Waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM-
525 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas..

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Patchy of sea fog near the coast and bays will continue. Visibility
will be reduced below 1 mile at times.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Outside of scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms, periods
of sea fog will be possible Sunday. A break in the fog is expected
Sunday night and Monday, but looks like a possibility once again
starting Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
509 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-251115-
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-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-
509 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for the Middle Texas
Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Marine Dense Fog Advisory in effect through mid day for the
northern bays and nearshore waters north of Port Aransas. Patchy
to areas of fog will be possible again tonight.

Small Craft Advisory in effect for the southern bays and nearshore
waters south of Port Aransas in addition to the offshore waters
late this morning through the afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Sea fog will continue at times over the northern bays and
nearshore gulf waters through Sunday morning. Sea fog will be
possible again late Monday through Tuesday over the bays and near
shore waters.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.


$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
509 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

TXZ229>234-239>247-251115-
La Salle-McMullen-Live Oak-Bee-Goliad-Victoria-Webb-Duval-
Jim Wells-Kleberg-Nueces-San Patricio-Aransas-Refugio-Calhoun-
509 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms late tonight as front
approaches South Texas. A few storms may become strong with small
hail and gusty winds. An isolated severe storm can not be ruled
out.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

There is a chance for thunderstorms over the eastern portions of
South Texas through Sunday, and then again Tuesday over the
northern portions of South Texas, and over all of South Texas
Wednesday and Wednesday night. A few strong storms are possible
Sunday; but overall no significant severe weather is expected at
this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.


$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
440 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-251045-
Laguna Madre from the Port of Brownsville to the Arroyo Colorado-
Laguna Madre from the Arroyo Colorado To 5 NM north of Port
Mansfield TX-
Laguna Madre from 5 nm north of Port Mansfield to Baffin Bay TX-
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-
440 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of The Gulf of
Mexico and The Laguna Madre.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Small Craft Advisories are in effect today for the Laguna Madre
and nearshore Gulf waters from 0 to 60 nautical miles.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Low end Small Craft Advisory conditions may develop Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Frye

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
440 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

TXZ248>257-251045-
Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Kenedy-Starr-Hidalgo-Inland Willacy-
Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
440 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Deep South
Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is a moderate risk of rip currents today and tonight along
area beaches.

A Wind Advisory is in effect for Cameron and Willacy Counties
through 5pm.

A strong or perhaps even an isolated severe thunderstorm or two
cannot be ruled out later tonight. The primary threat will be
isolated strong gusty winds and hail up to the size of quarters.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Isolated thunderstorms may develop Sunday as a cold front pushes
through the area. A few of the storms may become strong. Brief
strong wind gusts up to 45 miles per hour and hail up to the size
of pennies will be the primary threats.

There is an elevated risk for rip currents along area beaches
through Friday.

Additional gusty winds expected across the region on Wednesday.
Some gusts may reach Wind Advisory criteria, especially across
the lower valley.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed if thunderstorms become severe
later tonight.

$$

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