Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
359 AM CDT SAT APR 14 2018

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield TX out 20 NM...
  Coastal waters from Port Mansfield TX to the Rio Grande River out
  20 NM...
  Laguna Madre From 5 nm North Of Port Mansfield To Baffin Bay TX...
  Laguna Madre From The Arroyo Coloardo To 5 NM North Of Port
  Mansfield TX...
  Laguna Madre From the Port Of Brownsville to the Arroyo Colorado...
  Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield TX from 20 to 60 NM...
  Waters from Port Mansfield TX to the Rio Grande River from 20 to 60
  NM...

* Until 530 AM CDT.

* At 357 AM CDT, a front was located along a line extending from 33
  nm southwest of Brazos A110 to 13 nm north of Port Mansfield Cut,
  moving southeast at 35 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts to 40 knots.

  SOURCE...Texas Coastal Ocean and Observing Network buoy reported
           39 knot gusts just after the front passed at 318 AM.
           Similar gusts or higher can be expected across all of the
           Lower Texas Gulf waters following the front.

  IMPACT...Small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and
           suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  Laguna Madre.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

&&

LAT...LON 2597 9715 2600 9715 2600 9726 2601 9725
      2605 9719 2611 9730 2678 9749 2680 9746
      2673 9746 2685 9738 2656 9728 2686 9736
      2719 9683 2708 9621 2638 9604 2596 9671
TIME...MOT...LOC 0857Z 317DEG 35KT 2750 9620 2678 9738

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

52/BSG


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