Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
350 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO THE MOUTH OF THE
RIO GRANDE OUT TO 60 NM.

GMZ100-271530-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
350 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
BROAD LOW PRESSURE IN THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL DRIFT SLOWLY WESTWARD
THROUGH THE DAY TODAY AS IT APPROACHES THE LOWER TEXAS COAST AND
MOVES INLAND SOMETIME ON THURSDAY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AND AN INCREASE IN NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TODAY AS THE LOW MOVES CLOSER. EASTERLY WINDS ARE FORECAST THROUGH
THE REST OF THE WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND WITH SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES PERSISTING THROUGH SATURDAY.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-271530-
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-
350 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 10 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS DECREASING TO 7 TO 11 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
DECREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DECREASING TO
7 TO 8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 12 KNOTS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A
LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-271530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
350 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 7 TO 12 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DECREASING TO
7 TO 9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 12 KNOTS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-271530-
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-
350 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 14 TO 18
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 7 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS DECREASING TO
7 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

JGG




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