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Dense Fog Advisory


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
234 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL
OUT TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3
OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST
10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

GMZ235-222115-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
234 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY
CHOPPY. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AROUND
20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO
AROUND 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
227 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...DENSE SEA FOG OVER THE BAYS OF THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST THROUGH
THIS MORNING...

.AREAS OF DENSE SEA FOG WILL CONTINUE OVER THE BAYS OF THE MIDDLE
TEXAS COAST THROUGH THIS MORNING. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO
1 NAUTICAL MILE OR LESS AT TIME. VISIBILITIES WILL IMPROVE LATER
THIS MORNING.

GMZ230-235-221400-
/O.NEW.KCRP.MF.Y.0035.141222T0827Z-141222T1400Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
227 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CST THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A DENSE
FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CST THIS MORNING.

* VISIBILITY: 1 NAUTICAL MILE OR LESS AT TIMES. VISIBILITIES MAY
  FLUCTUATE GREATLY OVER SHORT DISTANCES THROUGH THE MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
145 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...DENSE FOG ACROSS THE COASTAL BEND THIS MORNING...

.DENSE FOG HAS DEVELOPED THIS MORNING OVER THE COASTAL BEND
REGION. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO A QUARTER OF A MILE OR
LESS AT TIMES. VISIBILITIES SHOULD BEGIN TO IMPROVE AROUND 800 AM
THIS MORNING.

TXZ234-242>247-221400-
/O.NEW.KCRP.FG.Y.0039.141222T0745Z-141222T1400Z/
VICTORIA-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VICTORIA...KINGSVILLE...
CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...
MATHIS...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
145 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CST THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A DENSE
FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CST THIS MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...VISIBILITIES ONE QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...DENSE FOG WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE LOW-BEAM HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF
YOU.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
150 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-TXZ229>234-239>247-230800-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
150 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH TEXAS AND THE MIDDLE
TEXAS COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COASTAL BEND UNTIL 8AM
THIS MORNING. VISIBILITIES ONE QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS WILL BE
COMMON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

AREAS OF FOG MAY IMPACT THE COASTAL PLAINS AND IMMEDIATE COAST
MONDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER THREAT MAY EXIST ACROSS THE BRUSH COUNTRY
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY AND TUESDAY
NIGHT BEHIND A COLD FRONT...WITH A FEW GUSTS TO GALE FORCE POSSIBLE.
PATCHY SEA FOG WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY
MORNING...BEFORE THE FRONT MOVES THROUGH. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
CONDITIONS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY AND
AGAIN ON SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1156 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>012-017-OKZ077-TXZ096-
097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-221800-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION AR-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-
UNION LA-DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-SABINE LA-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-
FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-
HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-
SAN AUGUSTINE-SABINE TX-
1156 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...EAST TEXAS AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE MONDAY
THROUGH MIDDAY TUESDAY...AS A COLD FRONT AND STRONG UPPER LEVEL
TROUGH MOVE ACROSS THE REGION. HOWEVER...STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
REMAIN BELOW SEVERE LIMITS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1156 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

LAZ013-014-018>022-221800-
JACKSON-OUACHITA-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-
1156 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
LOUISIANA AND NORTHWEST LOUISIANA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON AS A COLD FRONT AND STRONG UPPER LEVEL TROUGH MOVE
ACROSS THE REGION. AN ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CANNOT BE RULED
OUT. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS WOULD BE THE PRIMARY THREATS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

VII

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
430 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-221030-
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILION BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
430 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE NORTHWEST
GULF OF MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE MONDAY NIGHT INTO SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY RANGE...MAINLY BEYOND 20 MILES. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL ALSO INCREASE AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
AND SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE WITH STRONG
WINDS AND POSSIBLE WATER SPOUTS.

BEHIND THE COLD FRONT TUESDAY NIGHT...WINDS WILL INCREASE TO
BETWEEN 20 AND 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS. THIS WILL LEAD
TO AT LEAST SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES...HOWEVER THERE IS THE
POTENTIAL FOR GALES AND A WATCH OR WARNING MAY NEED TO BE ISSUED
DEPENDING ON HOW THE FORECAST EVOLVES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
430 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
221030-
VERNON-RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-
VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-LOWER ST. MARTIN-WEST CAMERON-
EAST CAMERON-TYLER-HARDIN-JEFFERSON-ORANGE-NORTHERN JASPER-
NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
430 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...WEST
CENTRAL LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY
NIGHT AND TUESDAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR
SOME OF THESE STORMS TO BECOME STRONG TO SEVERE MAINLY SOUTH AND
EAST OF A ALEXANDRIA TO BEAUMONT TEXAS LINE. THERE WILL BE THE
POTENTIAL FOR DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND POSSIBLY A TORNADO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
MONITOR FOR POSSIBLE ACTIVATION ON TUESDAY.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
132 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

GMZ230-235-TXZ231>234-241>247-220900-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-LIVE OAK-
BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-
REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...VICTORIA...ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...KINGSVILLE...
CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...
MATHIS...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
132 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 3 AM...FOG HAS DEVELOPED ALONG THE COASTAL BEND EARLY THIS
MORNING. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT
TIMES...WITH AREAS OF DENSE FOG POSSIBLE AS WELL. MOTORISTS SHOULD
EXERCISE CAUTION THIS MORNING AS VISIBILITIES MAY GREATLY BE
REDUCED OVER A SHORT DISTANCE.

$$

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