Marine Weather for GM 170

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 3:36 am CST on March 5, 2015
Gale Warning in effect through this afternoon
Waters From Port Mansfield To The Rio Grande Extending From 20 To
60 Nm-
Waters From Baffin Bay To Port Mansfield Extending From 20 To
60 Nm-
Today
North winds 27 to 35 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet building to 10 to 12 feet with occasional seas up to 16 feet. Rain likely.
Tonight
North winds 23 to 28 knots diminishing to 20 to 25 knots early in the morning. Seas 9 to 12 feet with occasional seas up to 16 feet. Chance of rain and drizzle.
Friday
North winds 19 to 24 knots diminishing to 14 to 19 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 10 feet with occasional seas up to 13 feet subsiding to 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet late in the afternoon. Chance of rain and drizzle through the day.
Friday Night
North winds 13 to 16 knots becoming northeast 9 to 12 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Chance of rain and drizzle in the evening. Slight chance of rain after midnight.
Saturday
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Slight chance of rain.
Saturday Night
Northeast winds 9 to 14 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Chance of rain.
Sunday
Northeast winds 12 to 17 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Rain likely.
Monday
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet. Chance of rain.
Gale Warning
Statement as of 3:46 AM CST on March 05, 2015

... Gale Warning remains in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...

* winds... north winds will prevail today at 28 to 33 knots with
gusts from 35 to 40 knots.

* Waves/seas... the Gulf swells will increase into the 9 to 12 foot
range this morning with occasional seas up to 15 feet. The Bay
waters will be very rough through this morning and this
afternoon.

* Timing... gale force winds will arrive early this morning and
will persist throughout this afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring... or
forecast to occur within the next 24 to 36 hours. Operating a
vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly
equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without
the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale
conditions.




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Middle Texas coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Matagorda Ship Channel out to 60 nautical miles.

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Port Isabel, TX 61.0 °F
Malaquite Beach (Corpus Christi), TX 57.9 °F
Packery Channel, TX 57.9 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Corpus Christi, TX 50NM Southeast of Corpus Christi, TX 42020 66 °F 12.14 ft
Freeport, TX NM South of Freeport, TX 42019 68 °F 10.17 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Port Aransas, TX PTAT2 56 °F
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