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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1205 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...ONSHORE FLOW WILL BECOME MODERATE TONIGHT...

.AFTER THUNDERSTORM BOUNDARIES WENT ACROSS THE WATERS FRIDAY
NIGHT...WINDS ARE BELOW THE CRITERION FOR THE BAYS.
HOWEVER...MODERATE WINDS WILL RETURN AND SEAS WILL REMAIN ABOVE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY OVER THE GULF WATERS. ONSHORE FLOW AND SEAS
WILL SUBSIDE SATURDAY.

GMZ250-255-270-275-281000-
/O.CON.KCRP.SC.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-160528T1000Z/
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-
1205 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CDT EARLY
THIS MORNING FOR THE GULF WATERS.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* WAVES/SEAS: 5 TO 7 FT WITH OCCASIONAL 9 FT NEARSHORE AND 6 TO 8
  FT WITH OCCASIONAL 9 FT OFFSHORE.

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.

&&

$$

GW/TB

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