Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1006 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

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

GMZ100-231115-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1006 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT THE
LOWER TEXAS BAY AND GULF WATERS THROUGH 12 AM. THIS ACTIVITY
IS PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING AND HEAVY
DOWNPOURS. AS THE STORM SYSTEM PASSES TO THE EAST TONIGHT THE
WINDS WILL TURN WESTERLY AND DIMINISH RAPIDLY WITH MUCH IMPROVED
MARINE CONDITIONS ON SUNDAY. A COLD FRONT FOLLOWS ON MONDAY WITH
MODERATE NORTH FLOW DEVELOPING THROUGH TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL MOVE EAST DURING THE MIDDLE PORTIONS OF THE WEEK WITH WINDS
RETURNING TO THE SOUTH.

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GMZ130-132-135-231115-
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-
1006 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON
BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST 7 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.TUESDAY...NORTH 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.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
7 TO 9 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.

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GMZ150-155-231115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1006 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 11 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN SHIFTING SOUTHWEST 7 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO 18 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
11 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

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GMZ170-175-231115-
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-
1006 PM CST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 7 TO
10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO 18 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 12 TO
16 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS INCREASING TO 17 TO
21 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
9 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 17 TO 21 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

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