Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
225 AM CST SAT NOV 29 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

GMZ100-290945-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
225 AM CST SAT NOV 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS...SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN TODAY...AS THE
PRESSURE GRADIENT TIGHTENS ACROSS THE REGION. GUSTY WINDS AND
BUILDING SEAS WILL OCCUR THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY CONDITIONS POSSIBLE AT TIMES. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE
BRIEFLY EARLY NEXT WEEK...JUST BEFORE A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH
THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT.

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GMZ130-132-135-290945-
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-
225 AM CST SAT NOV 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS INCREASING TO 17 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 13 TO 18 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO CHOPPY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-290945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
225 AM CST SAT NOV 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE
CAUTION.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
8 TO 12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ170-175-290945-
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-
225 AM CST SAT NOV 29 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET
EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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