149  
FZUS74 KBRO 211305  
MWSBRO  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX  
805 AM CDT MON MAY 21 2018  
 
GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-211430-  
805 AM CDT MON MAY 21 2018  
 
...STRONG WIND GUSTS EXPECTED OVER THE LOWER TEXAS BAY AND  
GULF WATERS...  
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD TX OUT 20 NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TX TO THE RIO GRANDE RIVER OUT  
20 NM...  
LAGUNA MADRE FROM 5 NM NORTH OF PORT MANSFIELD TO BAFFIN BAY TX...  
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE ARROYO COLORADO TO 5 NM NORTH OF PORT  
MANSFIELD TX...  
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE PORT OF BROWNSVILLE TO THE ARROYO  
COLORADO...  
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...  
WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TX TO THE RIO GRANDE RIVER FROM 20 TO  
60 NM...  
 
AT 759 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS, CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30  
KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND  
SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE LAGUNA MADRE AND EXTENDING OUT TO 30  
NAUTICAL MILES OFFSHORE OF PADRE ISLAND FROM BAFFIN BAY DOWN TO THE  
MOUTH OF THE RIO GRANDE. THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE MOVING  
EAST AT AROUND 20 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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2597 9715 2606 9715 2600 9726 2605 9719  
2611 9730 2641 9738 2640 9740 2641 9740  
2637 9742 2681 9754 2725 9742 2690 9737  
2724 9736 2708 9621 2597 9605 2596 9605  
 

 
 
SPEECE  
 
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