Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
427 AM CDT TUE SEP 27 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

GMZ100-272130-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
427 AM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...MODERATE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TODAY DUE TO THE
INTERACTION OF A COASTAL TROUGH WITH HIGH PRESSURE FURTHER INLAND.
WINDS BECOME MORE LIGHT TO MODERATE TONIGHT THROUGH THE REMAINDER
OF THE PERIOD. LOW TO MODERATE SEAS WILL CONTINUE. DOWNPOURS MAY
OCCUR WITH ANY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-272130-
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-
427 AM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY SUBSIDING TO A
LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY SUBSIDING TO
SMOOTH EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST 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. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-272130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
427 AM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ170-175-272130-
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-
427 AM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO 14
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

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