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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
652 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...STRONG WIND OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS
EVENING AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE APPROACHES SOUTH TEXAS FROM
THE WEST. WIND DIRECTION WILL TRANSITION FROM SOUTHEAST TO
A MORE WESTERLY DIRECTION TONIGHT AS A BOUNDARY APPROACHES FROM
THE WEST. A MODERATE TO STRONG WESTERLY WIND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE ACROSS THE OFFSHORE THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

GMZ270-275-230900-
/O.EXT.KCRP.SC.Y.0101.000000T0000Z-141123T1200Z/
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-
652 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 KNOTS
  TONIGHT.

* SEAS: 6 TO 8 FEET OFFSHORE...WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS AS HIGH AS
  11 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
652 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...STRONG WIND OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS
EVENING AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE APPROACHES SOUTH TEXAS FROM
THE WEST. WIND DIRECTION WILL TRANSITION FROM SOUTHEAST TO
A MORE WESTERLY DIRECTION TONIGHT AS A BOUNDARY APPROACHES FROM
THE WEST. A MODERATE TO STRONG WESTERLY WIND IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE ACROSS THE OFFSHORE THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

GMZ250-230600-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0102.000000T0000Z-141123T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
652 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
  20 KNOTS THIS EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* SEAS: 6 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SEAS
  SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

TE

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
321 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST SUNDAY...

.STRENGTHENING ONSHORE FLOW WILL LEAD TO WINDS AT 20 TO 25 KNOTS
WITH FREQUENT GUSTS POSSIBLY GREATER THAN 30 KNOTS ACROSS THE
OFFSHORE WATERS THROUGH TONIGHT. SEAS OF 6 TO 9 FEET WILL PERSIST
THROUGH TONIGHT.

GMZ370-375-230530-
/O.CON.KHGX.SC.Y.0075.000000T0000Z-141124T0000Z/
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
321 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST SUNDAY...

* WINDS...SUSTAINED FROM THE SOUTH UP TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH
  FREQUENT GUSTS POSSIBLY GREATER THAN 30 KNOTS.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET.

* THUNDERSTORMS...STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH AROUND 3 AM SUNDAY MORNING. ISOLATED
  STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS MAY FORM AND RACE QUICKLY NORTH
  WITH A THREAT OF WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 KNOTS AND WATERSPOUTS
  THROUGH THE MID EVENING HOURS. AFTER THE MID EVENING HOURS...STRONG
  TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD MOVE FROM WEST TO EAST THROUGH
  THE UPPER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS BRINGING WINDS OF 35 TO 45 KNOTS.

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 BROWNSVILLE TX
225 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...ADVERSE WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS CONTINUE...

.STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE LOWER TEXAS
COAST. WIND SPEEDS WILL DIMINISH TONIGHT BUT SEAS WILL LIKELY
REMAIN ROUGH THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

GMZ150-155-170-175-230430-
/O.EXT.KBRO.SC.Y.0066.000000T0000Z-141123T1200Z/
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-
225 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST AT 18 TO 22 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* SEAS: WAVES OF 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT
...GENERALLY WITH COMBINED SEAS OF 7 FEET OR MORE. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS... ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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