Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS54 KCRP 270847
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL
OUT TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

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

GMZ200-272130-
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A MAINLY WEAK ONSHORE FLOW WILL BECOME EAST AND NORTHEAST THROUGH
THE WEEKEND. MOISTURE WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS AN
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES SLOWLY FROM THE UPPER TEXAS COAST
TODAY INTO THE MIDDLE TEXAS COAST MONDAY AND TUESDAY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
A WEAK SURFACE TROUGH OR LOW PRESSURE AREA OVER THE NORTHERN GULF
OF MEXICO WILL MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY.


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GMZ235-272130-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ230-272130-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ255-272130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ250-272130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ270-275-272130-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

TE/TMT


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