Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1008 AM CST SAT FEB 6 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

GMZ100-062130-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1008 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS...THE WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE TODAY AS A COLD
FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS. BRIEF
IMPROVEMENT IS EXPECTED SUNDAY WITH ANOTHER FRONT EXPECTED
MONDAY PRODUCING ANOTHER ROUND OF MARGINALLY HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE REGION
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY WITH IMPROVING MARINE CONDITIONS.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-062130-
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-
1008 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO
13 TO 18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO
11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH LATE IN
THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DIMINISHING TO
12 TO 17 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...
THEN SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-062130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1008 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 8 TO
11 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 17 TO
22 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 14 TO 18 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-062130-
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-
1008 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 9 TO
14 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 7 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 17 TO
22 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. 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 LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$


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