TX Marine Warnings and Forecast for Saturday, August 11, 2018

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT

Marine Weather Statement

National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX

127 PM CDT SAT AUG 11 2018

A Marine Weather Statement has been issued for the following areas...

Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas...

At 125 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm, capable

of producing winds to around 30 knots. This thunderstorm was located

over Riviera Beach near Baffin Bay, moving north at 5 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.

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