Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
335 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL PERSIST
THIS MORNING. ADVISORIES MIGHT NEED TO BE EXTENDED INTO THE
AFTERNOON HOURS.

GMZ330-335-060945-
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MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
335 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS CANCELLED
THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS EARLY THIS
MORNING. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.

$$

GMZ350-355-370-375-061645-
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WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
335 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT TODAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

* BAY WATERS...CHOPPY TO ROUGH.

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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