Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1101 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 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

GMZ100-010930-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1101 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT BROUGHT SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS THROUGHOUT
FRIDAY. NORTHEAST WINDS HAVE INCREASED INTO THE 15 TO 20 KNOT
RANGE TONIGHT RESULTING IN BORDERLINE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
CONDITIONS. THE WINDS WILL SHIFT BACK TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE
SATURDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS EAST AND WILL INCREASE TO NEAR 20
KNOTS AGAIN SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AS SOUTHERN PLAINS LOW
PRESSURE INTERACTS WITH HIGHER PRESSURE OVER THE GULF.

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GMZ130-132-135-010930-
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-
1101 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST
9 TO 13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 17 TO
21 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-010930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1101 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO
18 TO 21 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-010930-
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-
1101 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS INCREASING TO 16 TO
19 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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