Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
420 PM CDT SUN MAY 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

GMZ100-300930-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
420 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...INTERACTION BETWEEN A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE ENTERING
THE WEST COAST AND A SURFACE RIDGE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF COAST
WILL MAINTAIN A SOUTHEAST FLOW ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS GULF WATERS.
THE HIGH WILL EDGE BACK INTO THE WESTERN GULF TONIGHT INTO EARLY
TUESDAY WITH A GENERAL DECREASE IN WINDS AND SEAS. THE RIDGE WILL
RETURN TO THE EASTERN AND CENTRAL GULF LATER TUESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY AS THE TEXAS TROUGH STRENGTHENS WITH WINDS AND SEAS
INCREASING ONCE AGAIN. A FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS FROM
NORTH TO SOUTH LATER THURSDAY.

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GMZ130-132-135-300930-
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-
420 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING
TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
11 TO 16 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY  SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 14 TO
18 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 AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE
CHOP ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-300930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
420 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
19 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
13 TO 16 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 14 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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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-
420 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
14 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
19 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 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.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 13 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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