Marine Weather for GM 170

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 10:00 am CST on February 1, 2015
Gale Warning in effect from late tonight through Monday morning
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-
Rest Of Today
South winds 9 to 14 knots diminishing to 7 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. Slight chance of showers late in the morning.
Tonight
Light winds becoming northeast 14 to 19 knots late in the evening...then becoming north 26 to 31 knots after midnight. Gusts to gale force. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet building to 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet early in the morning. Patchy fog in the evening. Chance of showers through the night. Chance of thunderstorms late in the evening.
Monday
North winds 24 to 29 knots becoming northeast 16 to 21 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to 12 feet. Slight chance of rain early in the morning.
Monday Night
Northeast winds 13 to 18 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening and overnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet early in the morning. Slight chance of rain.
Tuesday
East winds 13 to 18 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. Chance of rain.
Tuesday Night
East winds 16 to 21 knots diminishing to 11 to 16 knots early in the morning. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. Rain likely.
Wednesday
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Slight chance of rain.
Thursday
North winds 17 to 22 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet. Slight chance of rain.
Gale Warning
Statement as of 10:03 AM CST on February 01, 2015

...Gale Warning remains in effect from midnight tonight to 9 am CST Monday...

* winds...25 to 30 knots with gusts 35 to 40 knots.

* Waves/seas...seas building rapidly to 8 to 12 feet.

Small craft advisories will be needed after the gale conditions subside.

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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Marine Weather Links

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

Lower Texas coastal waters from Baffin Bay to the mouth of the Rio Grande out to 60 nm.

Upper Texas coastal waters from High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60 nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda bays

Gulf coastal waters from the mouth of the Suwannee River to Destin out to 60 nm

Pascagoula to Atchafalaya River out 60 nm

Coastal waters from lower Atchafalaya to High Island TX out 60 nm

Gulf coastal waters Destin to Pascagoula out 60 nm

Fornia waters from 60 nm to 250 nm offshore.

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Port Isabel, TX 62.1 °F
Malaquite Beach (Corpus Christi), TX 61.0 °F
Packery Channel, TX 62.1 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Corpus Christi, TX 50NM Southeast of Corpus Christi, TX 42020 63 °F 3.94 ft
Freeport, TX NM South of Freeport, TX 42019 68 °F 3.94 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Port Aransas, TX PTAT2 60 °F
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