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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
448 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR COASTAL WATERS BEYOND 20 NM...

.NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH SEAS OF 5 TO 7 FEET WILL
PREVAIL TODAY THEN GRADUALLY DIMISH EARLY THURSDAY.

GMZ370-375-221800-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0062.141022T0948Z-141023T0300Z/
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
448 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

* SEAS...5 TO 7 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.

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