Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
400 PM CDT SAT APR 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

GMZ100-010330-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
400 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD SLOWLY ACROSS NORTH AND
CENTRAL TEXAS TONIGHT WHILE ANOTHER RIDGE REMAINS STATIONARY OVER
THE EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO THROUGH SUNDAY. THE TEXAS HIGH WILL
STRENGTHEN SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...WITH A COLD FRONT SWEEPING
THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS BY MONDAY EVENING WITH INCREASING
WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY SETTLE
ACROSS SOUTH TEXAS TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

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GMZ130-132-135-010330-
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-
400 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
HAZE THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. HAZE THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. HAZE IN
THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 12 TO
17 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-010330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
400 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. HAZE THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 13 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. HAZE THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. HAZE IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 12 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ170-175-010330-
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-
400 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

,,,SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. HAZE THROUGH THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 11 TO
14 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. HAZE THROUGH
THE DAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. HAZE IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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