Marine Weather Message
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WHUS74 KCRP 201747
MWWCRP

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1247 PM CDT MON APR 20 2015

...STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS THIS MORNING...

.HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING ACROSS THE AREA IN THE WAKE OF A COLD
FRONT IS RESULTING IN SUSTAINED NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS
GUSTING TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. WINDS WILL DECREASE BY LATE AFTERNOON.

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-202100-
/O.EXT.KCRP.SC.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-150420T2100Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
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-
1247 PM CDT MON APR 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND WAVES: NORTH TO NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS GUSTING TO
  AROUND 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.

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.

&&

$$
TJ



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