Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1039 AM CDT MON AUG 29 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

GMZ100-300345-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1039 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK SURFACE LOW PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN GULF OF
MEXICO WILL PRODUCE LIGHT WINDS AND LOW SEAS ALONG THE LOWER
TEXAS COAST TODAY AND TONIGHT. SEAS MAY GRADUALLY BUILD THROUGH
THE MIDDLE OF THIS WEEK COURTESY OF SWELLS PRODUCED BY AN
ORGANIZING TROPICAL SYSTEM IN THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO. EVEN
MORE FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY FOR THE SECOND HALF OF
THIS WEEK.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-300345-
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-
1039 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
10 TO 13 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP
ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH
ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 9 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-300345-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1039 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
9 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH
7 TO 8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-300345-
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-
1039 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
7 TO 12 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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