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Subject:NWS Houston/Galveston - Marine Weather Update for Nov 11-12
Date:Monday, November 11, 2019

From: NWS Houston/Galveston <>
Sent: Sunday, November 10, 2019 1:34 PM
Subject: NWS Houston/Galveston - Marine Weather Update for Nov 11-12

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Bottom Line<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">
A strong cold front will push off the Upper Texas Coast Monday evening. Gale force winds will be possible Monday night into Tuesday morning with rough seas.<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">
<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;font-weight:normal">A strong cold front will push off the coast around 6PM to 9PM Monday night. Strong northerly winds should develop behind it and increase to around 30 knots most areas after 12AM Tuesday. Wind gusts higher than gale force will be possible from 9PM Monday through 12PM Tuesday and a gale watch has been posted. Wind gusts should range around 40 to 45 knots (45 to 50 mph). Wave heights should peak around 10 to 13 feet offshore with 6 to 10 feet nearshore. Graphics below show the peak or maximum wind gust and wave height forecasted between 9PM Monday and 12PM Tuesday with maximum conditions most likely to occur 1AM to 8AM Tuesday with wave heights peaking closer to 5AM to 11AM Tuesday.<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">
·  NWS Houston Galveston Phone Numbers: (281) 337-5074 ext. 234 or ext. 232 ·  NWS Houston/Galveston Webpage:  ·  <span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;font-weight:normal">National Hurricane Center Webpage: ·  Hourly Forecasts (Click Your Location):   ·  West Gulf River Forecast Center Webpage:  ·  AHPS Webpage:  
<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;font-weight:normal">If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact our office at the phone numbers listed in the Resources section above.
<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;font-weight:normal">Scott Overpeck & Wendy Wong
<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;font-weight:normal">National Weather Service - Houston/Galveston, TX
<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;font-weight:normal">Twitter: @NWSHouston
<span-size:9.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;font-weight:normal">Facebook: NWSHouston
Notice posted on Monday, November 11, 2019

For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.