Weather Alerts for PINS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Small Craft Advisory For Winds  SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS   Small Craft Advisory For Winds
PINS

Areas Affected:
Laguna Madre From 5 nm North Of Port Mansfield To Baffin Bay TX
Effective: Wed, 10/17 11:00pm Updated: Wed, 10/17 8:24pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 10/18 11:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Strong north to northeast winds will continue to produce
adverse marine conditions offshore the lower Texas coast tonight
through Thursday night...
.A coastal trough across the western Gulf of Mexico will keep the
pressure gradient along the lower Texas coast strong allowing for
adverse marine conditions to continue across the offshore waters through
Thursday night.
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT
THURSDAY...
The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Small
Craft Advisory for winds, which is in effect until 1 AM CDT
Thursday. The Small Craft Advisory has been cancelled.
* WINDS...North to northwest at 20 to 25 knots on the Laguna Madre.
* BAY CONDITIONS...Rough to occasionally very rough.

Information:
A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in these conditions.