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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
328 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...A MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS
LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL INCREASE OVER THE NORTHWEST GULF OF
MEXICO THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS TROPICAL STORM DOLLY...OVER THE
SOUTHERN GULF OF MEXICO EARLY THIS MORNING...MOVES TO THE WEST
AND NORTHWEST INTO THE NORTHEAST MEXICO COAST EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING. SWELLS WILL INCREASE THROUGH TONIGHT WITH SEAS BUILDING
TO NEAR 8 FEET OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS.


GMZ270-275-021630-
/O.NEW.KCRP.SC.Y.0083.140902T2100Z-140903T2100Z/
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-
328 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 PM CDT WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS AND WAVES: SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO AROUND 20
  KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT BEFORE
  DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. SEAS WILL
  BUILD TO AROUND 8 FEET THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.


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.

&&

$$

TMT

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