Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1031 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 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

GMZ100-280345-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1031 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...BROAD HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED
STATES WILL MAINTAIN LIGHT WINDS AND LOW SEAS ALONG THE LOWER
TEXAS COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT WEEK. HOWEVER...AN
UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL MOVE OVER THE WESTERN GULF THIS WEEKEND INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK AND BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF THE PERIOD.

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GMZ130-132-135-280345-
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-
1031 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING WEST EARLY IN THE
MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  DECREASING TO SMOOTH EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING NORTHEAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST
EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  DECREASING TO
SMOOTH EARLY IN THE MORNING. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.

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GMZ150-155-170-175-280345-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
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-
1031 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST EARLY IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING NORTHEAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH EARLY
IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS.

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