Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
343 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

GMZ100-291515-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
343 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL SUPPORT
MODERATE SOUTHEAST WINDS AND LOW TO MODERATE SEAS ACROSS THE
LOWER TEXAS GULF WATERS. THE PRESSURE GRADIENT ALONG THE COAST
WILL TIGHTEN DURING THE DAY RESULTING IN INCREASING SOUTHEAST
WINDS. THIS WILL MANTAIN SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION CONDITIONS
ALONG THE LAGUNA MADRE THIS AFTERNOON.

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GMZ130-132-135-291515-
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-
343 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO
10 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SMOOTH
ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 7 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST
7 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.

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GMZ150-155-291515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
343 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO
9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST
7 TO 9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
9 TO 14 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ170-175-291515-
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-
343 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 9 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AROUND 7 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
9 TO 14 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

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