Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
921 AM CST SAT JAN 31 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

GMZ100-312215-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
921 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS...SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY TODAY AS
LOW PRESSURE STRENGTHENS OVER CENTRAL TEXAS. GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS
ARE FORECAST THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE WINDS BRIEFLY DECREASE AHEAD OF
A STRONG FRONT ARRIVING LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. ROUGH SEAS AND GALE FORCE
GUSTS APPEAR POSSIBLE AS THIS FRONT MOVES THROUGH WITH POOR MARINE
CONDITIONS EXPECTED FROM THE ARRIVAL OF THE FRONT THROUGH MUCH OF
THE REST OF THE WEEK.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-312215-
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-
921 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
13 TO 18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 8 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
16 TO 21 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING
TO CHOPPY LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 21 TO 26 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 12 TO
17 KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ150-155-312215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
921 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 11 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
18 TO 23 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 22 TO
27 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 22 TO 27 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 14 TO
17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
8 TO 13 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ170-175-312215-
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-
921 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 9 KNOTS.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
18 TO 23 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 24 TO
29 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
9 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 24 TO 29 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 16 TO
20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
11 TO 16 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

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