Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
401 AM CST THU JAN 29 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

GMZ100-291630-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
401 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE FOR ONE MORE
DAY WITH HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF. REINFORCING HIGH
PRESSURE WILL SHIFT WINDS BACK TO THE NORTHEAST ON
FRIDAY...INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS. A STRONGER COLD FRONT ON
SUNDAY WILL BRING GUSTY NORTH WINDS...WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES
LIKELY.

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GMZ130-132-135-291630-
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-
401 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
8 TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 19 TO 24 KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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GMZ150-155-291630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
401 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY
FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 FEET OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
9 TO 12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 21 TO 26 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 19 TO 24 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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GMZ170-175-291630-
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-
401 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
11 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 22 TO 27 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 12 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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