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FZUS74 KBRO 222339
MWSBRO

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
639 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

GMZ155-170-175-230045-
639 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 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...
  WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TX TO THE RIO GRANDE RIVER FROM 20 TO
  60 NM...

AT 639 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 56 NM EAST OF LAGUNA MADRE...MOVING SOUTHEAST
AT 20 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN
WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL
OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2708 9621 2698 9621 2644 9606 2628 9648
      2723 9718

$$

CASTILLO





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FZUS74 KBRO 222336
MWSBRO

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
636 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

GMZ175-222345-
/O.EXP.KBRO.MA.W.0017.000000T0000Z-160522T2345Z/
636 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 645 PM CDT...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

THE THUNDERSTORM HAS MOVED OUT OF THE AREA AND NO LONGER POSES A
SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS. ADDITIONAL THUNDESTORMS...NOT
SEVERE...CONTINUE TO MOVE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WARNING AREA.

LAT...LON 2708 9621 2700 9622 2680 9615 2659 9638
      2700 9694 2717 9670
TIME...MOT...LOC 2330Z 034DEG 17KT 2682 9618

$$

CASTILLO





000
FZUS74 KBRO 222156
MWSBRO

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
456 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

GMZ175-222345-
/O.CON.KBRO.MA.W.0017.000000T0000Z-160522T2345Z/
456 PM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 456 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS
WAS LOCATED 48 NM SOUTHWEST OF EAST BREAKS 228...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT
10 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...AND LARGE
         DESTRUCTIVE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
         HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
         HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD
         RESULT IN PERSONAL INJURY AND SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURAL
         DAMAGE.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.
WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...LARGE DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2708 9621 2700 9622 2680 9615 2659 9638
      2700 9694 2717 9670
TIME...MOT...LOC 2156Z 038DEG 12KT 2713 9619

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...>2.0IN
WIND...49KTS

$$

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