Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
405 AM CDT WED MAY 27 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

GMZ100-271600-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
405 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS...BROAD HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES OVER THE GULF WITH
LOWER PRESSURE OVER NORTHEAST MEXICO AND WESTERN TEXAS. THIS
SHOULD MAINTAIN A CONTINUED MODERATE SOUTHEAST FETCH AND A
MODERATELY HIGH SEA AND SWELL CONDITIONS ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS
GULF WATERS THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY. SOUTHEAST WINDS WEAKEN OVER
THE WEEKEND WITH SEAS STEADILY SUBSIDING. A FEW STREAMER SHOWERS
MIGHT DEVELOP WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY MORNINGS WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY AND OVER THE WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-271600-
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-
405 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
19 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-271600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
405 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
13 TO 16 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 12 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-271600-
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-
405 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
11 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$



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