Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1017 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE
HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES

GMZ100-282230-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1017 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...LIGHT TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW AND LOW TO MODERATE
SEAS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE
PREVAILS ALONG THE TEXAS COAST. SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES
BEGIN INCREASING SUNDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE UPCOMING
WEEK.

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GMZ130-132-135-282230-
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-
1017 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO
8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN
THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING EAST 8 TO 13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO 9 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ150-155-170-175-282230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
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-
1017 AM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET
OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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