Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
334 PM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

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

GMZ100-220430-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
334 PM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...SURFACE OBSERVATIONS INDICATE THAT WINDS OVER THE
LAGUNA MADRE ARE NOT AS STRONG AS FORECAST...AND THEREFORE THE
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. IN THE
MEANTIME...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE
GULF OF MEXICO WATERS EAST OF PADRE ISLAND FROM 0 TO 60 NAUTICAL
MILES OFFSHORE. ADVERSE MARINE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO LAST
THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEKEND OR EVEN EARLY NEXT WEEK...BEFORE
FINALLY IMPROVING AROUND THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-220430-
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-
334 PM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
SOUTH 14 TO 19 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. ROUGH BAY WATERS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 7
TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY SUBSIDING
TO A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST 7 TO 12
KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-220430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
334 PM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 19 TO 24 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
9 TO 14 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO 9
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-220430-
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-
334 PM CST FRI NOV 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 17 TO
21 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
11 TO 16 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6
FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

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