Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
416 PM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

GMZ100-220430-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
416 PM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS EAST A MODERATE NORTHEAST TO
EAST WIND IS TO RESUME AND PERSIST THROUGH MUCH OF THIS WEEK.
SEAS TO BUILD AS THE EAST FETCH EXPANDS WHICH WILL RESULT IN A
LONGER SWELL PERIOD. PERSISTENT TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL MAINTAIN
THE THREAT OF ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS BAY AND GULF OF MEXICO WATERS THROUGH
MUCH OF THE UPCOMING WEEK.

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GMZ130-132-135-220430-
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-
416 PM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 8 TO
11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  DECREASING
TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 8 TO
11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  DECREASING
TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
DECREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 11 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
7 TO 10 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  DECREASING TO A LIGHT
CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ150-155-220430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
416 PM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 9 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
8 TO 12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ170-175-220430-
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-
416 PM CDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
10 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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