Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
433 PM CDT THU AUG 25 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.

GMZ100-260945-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
433 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF
OF MEXICO WILL KEEP LIGHT WINDS AND LOW SEAS ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS
COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. HOWEVER...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE WESTERN GULF THIS WEEKEND AND BRING SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORMS CHANCES THROUGH MUCH OF THE PERIOD.

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GMZ130-132-135-260945-
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-
433 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT
CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 8 TO 13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN
THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING EAST 8 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ150-155-260945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
433 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 7 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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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-
433 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
8 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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