Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
946 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO THE MOUTH OF THE
RIO GRANDE OUT TO 60 NM.

GMZ100-312130-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
946 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS...GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON THE LAGUNA
MADRE TODAY AS LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST. A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE LAGUNA THIS AFTERNOON. A VERY
WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FRIDAY INTO SUNDAY AS WIND SPEEDS
RELAX. THE POSSIBILITY OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXIST
OVER THE MARINE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-312130-
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-
946 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
19 TO 24 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY BECOMING ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 22 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 10
KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 12 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY DECREASING TO
A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO 11 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 6 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOOTH ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT.
A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP
ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-312130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
946 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 5 TO 8 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 8 TO 11 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 0 TO 1 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-312130-
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-
946 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO
14 TO 17 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
5 TO 8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH 5 TO 7 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING EAST 6 TO
9 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
6 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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