Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1004 AM CDT MON MAY 30 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

GMZ100-302130-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1004 AM CDT MON MAY 30 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 DRIFT EAST TODAY INTO 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 LATER THURSDAY.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-302130-
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-
1004 AM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

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

$$

GMZ150-155-302130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1004 AM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO
12 TO 17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 12 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 14 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-302130-
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-
1004 AM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
17 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
11 TO 14 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$



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