TX Marine Warnings and Forecast for Tuesday, July 18, 2017

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A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...

COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM...

WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 838 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...

CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS

WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR HIGH ISLAND 63 TO HIGH

ISLAND 129...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER

WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR

IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE

OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED

METAL OBJECTS.

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