Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1000 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 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

GMZ100-250300-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1000 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...BROAD SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE GULF OF MEXICO
AND LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTHWEST TEXAS WILL DRIVE MODERATE
WINDS FROM THE SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH
SUNDAY. AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL CAUSE WINDS TO BACK TO AN
EASTERLY DIRECTION AND DECREASE IN SPEED BY MONDAY. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY INCREASE TO SCATTERED COVERAGE ON
SUNDAY AND LIKELY ON MONDAY AS MOISTURE INCREASES AHEAD OF THE
FRONT. SEAS REMAIN LOW TO MODERATE THROUGH THE PERIOD.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-250300-
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-
1000 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
14 TO 18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
9 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ150-155-250300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1000 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 13 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ170-175-250300-
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-
1000 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 13 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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