Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
414 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 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

GMZ100-010415-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
414 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL MAINTAIN
MODERATE WINDS AND SEAS ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS OVER
THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE REGION BRINGING A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON
WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL
WATERS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY BRINGING ANOTHER CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
CONDITIONS LIKELY ALONG THE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT AND
SATURDAY.

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GMZ130-132-135-010415-
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-
414 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE
CHOP ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
12 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
12 TO 17 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
CHOPPY EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY.
RAIN LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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GMZ150-155-010415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
414 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 17 TO
22 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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GMZ170-175-010415-
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-
414 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 17 TO
22 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 19 TO 24 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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