Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1013 PM CST SAT FEB 28 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

GMZ100-011130-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1013 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...ROUGH SWELLS APPROACHING THE LOWER TEXAS COAST FROM
THE EAST-NORTHEAST WILL MAINTAIN SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS
THERE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. MODERATE WINDS AND SEAS WILL
THEN PREVAIL FOR LATE IN THE WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK AHEAD OF
A STRONG ARCTIC COLD FRONT...WHICH WILL BLAST THROUGH AROUND THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK WITH ADVERSE MARINE CONDITIONS LIKELY.

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GMZ130-132-135-011130-
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-
1013 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST EARLY
IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 24 TO 29 KNOTS. VERY ROUGH ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 23 TO 28 KNOTS. VERY ROUGH ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.

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GMZ150-155-011130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1013 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO
14 TO 17 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 26 TO 31 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.

$$

GMZ170-175-011130-
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-
1013 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO
9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST EARLY
IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 14 TO
17 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 26 TO 31 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 11 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 11 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 15 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.

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