Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1016 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO THE MOUTH OF THE
RIO GRANDE OUT TO 60 NM.

GMZ100-301015-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1016 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH
OF THE WEEKEND AS MID LEVEL TROUGHING CONTINUES TO SLOWLY MOVE
WESTWARD ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS AND INTO DEEP SOUTH TEXAS BY
SUNDAY. THE GREATEST COVERAGE OF PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TONIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED AS
WELL THROUGH THE LABOR DAY HOLIDAY WITH DECREASING COVERAGE OF
PRECIPITATION EXPECTED MONDAY AND TUESDAY. A TROPICAL WAVE IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF OF MEXICO WEDNESDAY
WHICH WILL INCREASE PRECIPITATION CHANCES AND COVERAGE ONCE AGAIN
BY MID WEEK.

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GMZ130-132-135-301015-
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-
1016 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DECREASING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
DECREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-301015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1016 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-301015-
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-
1016 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO
13 TO 17 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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