GMZ400-090330-
 502 PM CST Wed Feb 8 2023
 
 
 .SYNOPSIS...
 Areas of dense marine fog will persist over the near shore coastal
 waters through afternoon hours. Onshore flow will continue this
 afternoon and tonight ahead of the cold front. Numerous to
 widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue ahead of the
 front this afternoon and evening. Some of these storms will have
 the potential to be severe with damaging winds and waterspouts.
 Ending of the showers and thunderstorms from west to east,
 followed by offshore flow, will occur this evening and overnight
 with the frontal passage. A secondary, stronger cold front will
 move across the coastal waters on Friday with strong offshore flow
 and building seas developing behind the front Friday into Friday
 night.
 
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   GMZ470-090330-  Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-  502 PM CST Wed Feb 8 2023    SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST  THURSDAY    TONIGHT  Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots, becoming north 10 to  15 knots late. Seas 3 to 5 feet, occasionally to 6 feet. Patchy  fog early this evening. Thunderstorms likely with a chance of  showers early this evening, then a slight chance of showers and  thunderstorms late this evening.  THURSDAY  Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.  THURSDAY NIGHT  Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots, becoming north  15 to 20 knots with gusts up to 25 knots after midnight. Seas  2 to 4 feet.  FRIDAY  North winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots.  Seas 5 to 7 feet, occasionally to 9 feet. A slight chance of  showers in the afternoon.  FRIDAY NIGHT  North winds 25 to 30 knots, diminishing to 20 to  25 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 8 feet, occasionally to  10 feet.  SATURDAY  North winds 20 to 25 knots, becoming northwest 15 to  20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet, occasionally to  8 feet.  SATURDAY NIGHT  North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.  SUNDAY  East winds around 10 knots, becoming southeast in the  afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.  SUNDAY NIGHT  Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas around  2 feet.  MONDAY  Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A  slight chance of showers in the afternoon.  MONDAY NIGHT  Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet,  occasionally to 8 feet. A chance of showers.    Winds and seas higher in and near thunderstorms.    $$