Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
951 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

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

GMZ100-091600-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
951 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS...WINDS AND SEAS WILL CONTINUE TO IMPROVE TONIGHT AS
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION. MORE FAVORABLE
MARINE CONDITIONS WILL THEN PREVAIL FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE
FORECAST.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-091600-
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-
951 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 9 TO
12 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO
15 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-091600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
951 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
8 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST
7 TO 12 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
14 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-091600-
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-
951 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 7 TO
9 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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