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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
943 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...DENSE MARINE FOG EXPECTED THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...

.AREAS OF DENSE MARINE FOG HAVE FORMED ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS
COAST...LAGUNA MADRE...AND COASTAL WATERS OUT 60 NAUTICAL MILES
EAST OF PADRE ISLAND. THESE CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY PERSIST
THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON.

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-022200-
/O.NEW.KBRO.MF.Y.0007.150302T1543Z-150302T2200Z/
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-
943 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED A DENSE
FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON.

* VISIBILITY...VISIBILITY VALUES OF ONE QUARTER OF A MILE OR
  LESS WITH RAPID CHANGES IN VISIBILITY.

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
939 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...DENSE FOG CONTINUES ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COAST...

.AREAS OF DENSE FOG HAVE DEVELOPED ACROSS THE COASTAL SECTIONS OF
KENEDY...WILLACY...AND CAMERON COUNTIES. THESE CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON.

TXZ251-256-257-022200-
/O.EXT.KBRO.FG.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150302T2200Z/
KENEDY-COASTAL WILLACY-COASTAL CAMERON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SARITA...PORT MANSFIELD...PORT ISABEL...
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND...LAGUNA HEIGHTS...LAGUNA VISTA
939 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* VISIBILITY...VISIBILITY VALUES OF ONE QUARTER OF A MILE OR
  LESS...ESPECIALLY ON PADRE ISLAND.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT DUE TO POOR VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN...USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS...AND
MAINTAIN A SAFE DISTANCE BETWEEN VEHICLES.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1156 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY FOR THE UPPER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.WARM MOIST AIR MOVING OVER THE COOLER SHELF WATERS HAS PRODUCED
WIDESPREAD SEA FOG ACROSS THE UPPER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS AND
LOCAL BAYS.

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-030200-
/O.EXT.KHGX.MF.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-150303T0400Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
1156 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* VISIBILITY...ONE MILE OR LESS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
839 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...CONTINUATION OF FOGGY CONDITIONS TODAY ACROSS MARINE AREAS...

.AREAS OF FOG...DENSE AT TIMES...ARE EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH
THE DAY. VISIBILITIES ACROSS AREA BAYS AND ALONG THE IMMEDIATE
COAST WILL FLUCTUATE AT TIMES...WITH THE WORST AND MOST
PERSISTENT THICK FOG LOCATED ACROSS THE NEAR AND OFFSHORE
WATERS.

GMZ270-275-022200-
/O.EXB.KCRP.MF.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150302T2200Z/
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-
839 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A DENSE
FOG ADVISORY FOR THE OFFSHORE WATERS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4
PM CST THIS AFTERNOON.

* VISIBILITY: ONE NAUTICAL MILE OR LESS 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...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
839 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...CONTINUATION OF FOGGY CONDITIONS TODAY ACROSS MARINE AREAS...

.AREAS OF FOG...DENSE AT TIMES...ARE EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH
THE DAY. VISIBILITIES ACROSS AREA BAYS AND ALONG THE IMMEDIATE
COAST WILL FLUCTUATE AT TIMES...WITH THE WORST AND MOST
PERSISTENT THICK FOG LOCATED ACROSS THE NEAR AND OFFSHORE
WATERS.

GMZ230-235-250-255-022200-
/O.EXT.KCRP.MF.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150302T2200Z/
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-
839 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON FOR AREA BAYS AND THE NEARSHORE WATERS.

* VISIBILITY: ONE NAUTICAL MILE OR LESS 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.

&&

$$

HART

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