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WHUS74 KHGX 201510
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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1010 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.ELEVATED NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS ARE OCCURRING IN THE WAKE OF A
COLD FRONT THIS MORNING. WIND SPEEDS NEAR 20 KNOTS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH THE MORNING...THEN GRADUALLY SUBSIDE LATER THIS
AFTERNOON.

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-201615-
/O.CON.KHGX.SC.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-150420T1600Z/
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
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-
1010 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 AROUND KNOTS.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 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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