Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
924 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

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.

GMZ200-270415-
924 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHWEST TO NORTH FLOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS THIS MORNING...THEN DECREASE THIS AFTERNOON AS THE
SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT RELAXES. AN UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL CONTRIBUTE TO DRY CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY. THE NEXT COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS THURSDAY NIGHT AND CONTRIBUTE TO
GENERALLY MODERATE NORTHEAST FLOW. ISOLATED SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED
NEAR THE FRONT FRIDAY.

$$

GMZ235-270415-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
924 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS DECREASING TO UP TO
5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING SOUTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE. BAYS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS DECREASING TO UP TO 5 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ230-270415-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
924 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. BAYS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ250-255-270415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
924 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ270-275-270415-
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-
924 AM CST MON JAN 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$






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