Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1013 AM CST THU FEB 11 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

GMZ100-120415-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1013 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO
INTERACTING WITH LOW PRESSURE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL RESULT
IN MODERATE SOUTHERLY WINDS TODAY AND TONIGHT. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD
EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY ACROSS THE OFF SHORE WATERS OF THE LOWER
TEXAS COAST. OTHERWISE...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL
INTO THE WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-120415-
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-
1013 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT
CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

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GMZ150-155-120415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1013 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 FEET OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-120415-
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-
1013 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 12 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO
12 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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