Weather Alerts for Galveston Bay

Issued by the National Weather Service

Dense Fog Advisory  DENSE FOG ADVISORY   Dense Fog Advisory
GALVESTON BAY

Areas Affected:
Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out 20 NM - Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 NM - Galveston Bay
Effective: Sat, 2/16 9:17pm Updated: Sat, 2/16 10:22pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 2/17 9:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SUNDAY...
.Periods of dense sea fog are expected to continue overnight across
the near shore waters and may spread into the Bays. Visibilities
could be below 1 nautical mile at times into Sunday morning.
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SUNDAY...
* VISIBILITY...Below 1 nautical mile at times.

Information:
Mariners should be prepared for sudden changes in visibility over
short distances. Reduce your speed and keep a lookout for other
vessels...buoys and breakwaters. Keep your navigation lights on.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller craft
or not equipped with radar...should consider seeking safe harbor.