Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
435 AM CST TUE JAN 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

GMZ100GMZ100-271700-
416 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

SYNOPSIS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE RIVER TX OUT 60 NM


.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE TO DOMINATE THE LOWER TEXAS COAST TODAY
AND WEDNESDAY PROVIDING LIGHT WINDS AND LOW SEAS. THE WEAK
PRESSURE GRADIENT CONTINUES THURSDAY AS A WEAK COLD FRONT WORKS
ITS WAY THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS THURSDAY NIGHT BRIEFLY TURNING
WINDS TO THE NORTHEAST THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. SOUTHEAST WINDS
QUICKLY RETURN FRIDAY AFTERNOON INCREASING SATURDAY AS A STRONGER
FRONT BEGINS TO TAKE SHAPE OVER WESTERN TEXAS.

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GMZ130-132-135-271730-
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-
435 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS. SMOOTH ON THE BAY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. SMOOTH ON THE
BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
13 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ150-155-271730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
435 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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GMZ170-175-271730-
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-
435 AM CST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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