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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
227 PM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...ELEVATED WAVE HEIGHTS CONTINUE OFFSHORE...

.NORTHEAST WINDS ARE SLOWLY DECREASING...BUT ELEVATED WAVE
HEIGHTS HAVE PERSISTED...REQUIRING AN EXTENSION OF SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CONDITIONS OFFSHORE.

GMZ170-175-260000-
/O.EXT.KBRO.SC.Y.0015.000000T0000Z-170226T0000Z/
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-
227 PM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...6 TO 8 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.

&&

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