Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1000 AM CST SUN FEB 1 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

GMZ100-012215-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1000 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST THROUGH THE
DAY TODAY. THAT CHANGES TONIGHT AS A STRONG COLD FRONT SURGES
ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COAST. HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS ARE THEN
FORECAST TO PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY. A BRIEF IMPROVEMENT IS
POSSIBLE BEFORE ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPS OVER THE
WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY BRINGING
STRENGTHENING WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-012215-
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-
1000 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 13 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 23 TO 28 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 21 TO 26 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
RAIN LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-012215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1000 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN
THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 23 TO 28 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 12 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 5 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
8 TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-012215-
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-
1000 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 14 TO 19 KNOTS LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 26 TO 31 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
8 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET
EARLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 24 TO 29 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 16 TO
21 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 12 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

JGG


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