Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
941 PM 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

GMZ100-121545-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
941 PM 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 TONIGHT. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD
EXERCISE CAUTION TONIGHT ACROSS THE OFFSHORE GULF WATERS OF THE
LOWER TEXAS COAST. OTHERWISE...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS WILL
PREVAIL INTO THE WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-121545-
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-
941 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. A
LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH.
.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 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
8 TO 13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-121545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
941 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
11 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET IN
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-121545-
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-
941 PM CST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 9 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
13 TO 16 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

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