676  
FZUS74 KBRO 161441  
MWSBRO  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX  
941 AM CDT SUN JUL 16 2017  
 
GMZ155-175-161615-  
941 AM CDT SUN JUL 16 2017  
   
..STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD TX OUT 20 NM...  
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...  
 
AT 939 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...  
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS  
WERE LOCATED 44 NM NORTHEAST OF LAGUNA MADRE...MOVING SOUTH AT 5  
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2721 9697 2708 9621 2703 9622 2698 9621  
2682 9616 2658 9609 2659 9707 2723 9710  
 

 
 
HALLMAN  
 
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