Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
943 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO THE MOUTH OF THE
RIO GRANDE OUT TO 60 NM.

GMZ100-160930-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
943 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A TROPICAL WAVE AND ASSOCIATED LOW PRESSURE TROUGH
WILL MOVE NEAR THE TEXAS GULF TONIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MAINTAINING A
LIGHT TO MODERATE EAST TO NORTHEAST FLOW. AS THIS TROPICAL WAVE
AND LOW PRESSURE MOVES ONSHORE SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE LOWER TEXAS BAY AND GULF WATERS
THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. LINGERING TROPICAL MOISTURE ACROSS THE
MARINE AREAS WILL MAINTAIN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THIS SATURDAY. THE SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL RETURN TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK ONCE THE LOW PRESSURE MOVES
INLAND. NO SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
SATURDAY. HOWEVER MARINERS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

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GMZ130-132-135-160930-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE PORT OF BROWNSVILLE TO THE ARROYO COLORADO-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE ARROYO COLORADO TO 5 NM NORTH OF PORT
MANSFIELD TX-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM 5 NM NORTH OF PORT MANSFIELD TO BAFFIN BAY TX-
943 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST
AROUND 7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  DECREASING TO SMOOTH EARLY IN
THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH
ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
7 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
DECREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO
14 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DECREASING TO
7 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
DECREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ150-155-160930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
943 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING
SOUTHEAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 9 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
8 TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO
9 TO 12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-160930-
WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
943 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST
7 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO
9 TO 12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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