Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
416 PM CDT FRI MAY 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

GMZ100-300330-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
416 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A SURFACE RIDGE WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED OVER THE GULF
OF MEXICO THROUGH SATURDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH TOWARDS
THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTLINE AND WILL SLOW DOWN AND BECOME
STATIONARY ON SUNDAY. AS THE STATIONARY WEAKENS AND DISSIPATES
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REGAIN CONTROL OF THE WEATHER OVER THE
LOWER TEXAS COASTLINE. ACCORDINGLY A WEAK TO MODERATE EAST TO
SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL PREVAIL GENERALLY THROUGH NEXT WEDNESDAY.
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED THIS FORECAST
PERIOD.

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GMZ130-132-135-300330-
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-
416 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN
SHIFTING NORTHEAST AROUND 7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH EARLY IN THE
MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...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. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ150-155-300330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
416 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST
7 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN SHIFTING NORTHEAST AROUND
7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ170-175-300330-
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-
416 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
7 TO 8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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