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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
132 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT...

.ELEVATED OFFSHORE WINDS IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT SHOULD
SLACKEN THROUGHOUT THE MORNING.

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-241000-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0060.170524T0632Z-170524T1000Z/
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-
132 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT EARLY
THIS MORNING.

* WINDS...15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 KNOTS

* SEAS...4 TO 6 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
110 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...MODERATE TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.IN WAKE OF A COLD FRONT THAT MOVED OFFSHORE OVERNIGHT MODERATE
TO STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE FROM
WEST TO EAST AFTER SUNRISE WEDNESDAY.

GMZ250-255-270-275-241200-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0057.000000T0000Z-170524T1200Z/
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-
110 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING.

* WINDS: NORTH AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 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.

&&

$$


Air Quality Alert


TXZ213-237-238-242200-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
113 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...OZONE ACTION DAY WEDNESDAY...

THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (TCEQ)...HAS ISSUED AN
OZONE ACTION DAY FOR THE HOUSTON...GALVESTON...AND BRAZORIA AREAS FOR
WEDNESDAY MAY 24 2017.

ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FAVORABLE FOR PRODUCING
HIGH LEVELS OF OZONE POLLUTION IN THE HOUSTON...GALVESTON AND
SURROUNDING AREAS ON WEDNESDAY. YOU CAN HELP PREVENT OZONE POLLUTION BY
SHARING A RIDE...WALKING...RIDING A BICYCLE...TAKING YOUR LUNCH TO
WORK...AVOIDING DRIVE THROUGH LANES...CONSERVING ENERGY AND KEEPING YOUR
VEHICLE PROPERLY TUNED.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON OZONE:

OZONE: THE FACTS (WWW.TCEQ.TEXAS.GOV/AIRQUALITY/MONOPS/OZONEFACTS.HTML)
EPA AIR NOW:
(WWW.AIRNOW.GOV/INDEX.CFM?ACTION=AIRNOW.LOCAL_CITY&CITYID=236)
TAKE CARE OF TEXAS: (WWW.TAKECAREOFTEXAS.ORG/AIR/AIRQUALITY)

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1051 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

TXZ229>234-239>247-250400-
La Salle-McMullen-Live Oak-Bee-Goliad-Victoria-Webb-Duval-
Jim Wells-Kleberg-Nueces-San Patricio-Aransas-Refugio-Calhoun-
1051 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible tonight. Severe
thunderstorms are not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

There is a chance of thunderstorms Sunday night through Monday.
Organized severe weather is not anticipated at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1051 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-250400-
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-
1051 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible tonight. Severe
thunderstorms are not expected at this time.

A small craft advisory is in effect for the nearshore and offshore
Gulf Waters for winds around 20 knots.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Small Craft Advisory conditions are possible over the Gulf of Mexico
late Thursday night and Friday.

There is a chance of thunderstorms Sunday night through Monday.
Organized severe weather is not anticipated at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$

TB

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
455 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-242200-
Austin-Brazoria-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers-Colorado-Fort Bend-
Galveston-Grimes-Harris-Houston-Jackson-Liberty-Madison-Matagorda-
Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-Waller-Washington-
Wharton-
455 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Scattered thunderstorms will be possible tonight along and ahead
of a cold front. Some of these storms may be strong to severe and
capable of producing gusty winds and large hail. Brief heavy
downpours will also be possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Limited spotter activation may be needed tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
455 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-242200-
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-
455 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Scattered thunderstorms will be possible tonight along and ahead
of a cold front. Some of these storms may be strong to severe and
capable of producing gusty winds, large hail, and locally higher
seas.

Small craft should exercise caution with winds behind the front.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Small craft should exercise caution with winds behind the front
Wednesday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
411 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-242115-
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-
411 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Strong to possibly severe thunderstorms will be possible across
the Lower Texas Coastal Waters this evening and overnight.

Small craft advisories may be necessary for the offshore waters
east of Padre Island late tonight into Wednesday morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Small craft advisories may be necessary for the Gulf waters
Wednesday and again Thursday through Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

spotter activation may be necessary tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
411 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

TXZ248>257-242115-
Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Kenedy-Starr-Hidalgo-Inland Willacy-
Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
411 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

There is a slight risk of severe thunderstorms for all of Deep
South Texas late this afternoon and tonight. Some thunderstorms
that develop will be capable of producing large hail and damaging
wind gusts. Pockets of heavy rain could produce brief flooding of
streets and low lying areas.

There is moderate risk of rip currents along area beaches.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

An elevated risk of rip currents is expected Wednesday through
the Holiday weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be necessary this evening.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
525 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-241030-
Llano-Burnet-Williamson-Val Verde-Edwards-Real-Kerr-Bandera-
Gillespie-Kendall-Blanco-Hays-Travis-Bastrop-Lee-Kinney-Uvalde-
Medina-Bexar-Comal-Guadalupe-Caldwell-Fayette-Maverick-Zavala-
Frio-Atascosa-Wilson-Karnes-Gonzales-De Witt-Lavaca-Dimmit-
525 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for South-Central Texas..

.DAY ONE...Today And Tonight.

A final round of scattered showers and thunderstorms is expected
mainly this afternoon across most of South Central Texas except
for the Edwards Plateau. A few of these storms could be strong to
severe, with large hail and damaging straight-line winds the main
threats.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to relay severe weather reports to the
National Weather Service.

$$

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