Weather Alerts for PINS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Gale Warning  GALE WARNING   Gale Warning
PINS

Areas Affected:
Laguna Madre From 5 nm North Of Port Mansfield To Baffin Bay TX - Laguna Madre From The Arroyo Coloardo To 5 NM North Of Port Mansfield TX - Laguna Madre From the Port Of Brownsville to the Arroyo Colorado
Effective: Thu, 12/13 2:00pm Updated: Wed, 12/12 6:03pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 12/14 12:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Gale force winds expected across the lower Texas coastal
waters Thursday afternoon...
.Fresh south winds will build seas tonight and Thursday morning.
Then a very strong cold front will move through the area Thursday
afternoon, producing gale force winds and strong gusts, with high
seas, across the lower Texas coast marine areas.
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THURSDAY TO NOON CST FRIDAY...
The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Gale
Warning, which is in effect from 2 PM Thursday to noon CST
Friday.
* WINDS...Northwest 25 to 35 knots, with gusts to 45 knots.
* WAVES/SEAS...Very rough conditions on the bay.

Information:
A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.