Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
436 AM CST SUN FEB 1 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

GMZ100-011745-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
436 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...GOOD MARINE CONDITIONS TODAY WITH RAPIDLY
DETERIORATING CONDITIONS TONIGHT AS A STRONG COLD FRONT SURGES
THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. HAZARDOUS MARINE
CONDITIONS PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY WITH SLOW IMPROVEMENT LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS NORTH OF THE COASTAL
WATERS. A LOW PRESSURE AREA DEVELOPS ALONG THE FRONT SOUTH OF THE
COASTAL WATERS TUESDAY AND PASSES TO THE NORTHEAST WEDNESDAY INTO
THURSDAY THIS WILL PROVIDE THE REGION WITH OCCASIONAL PERIODS OF
ADVERSE MARINE CONDITIONS.

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GMZ130-132-135-011745-
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-
436 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 13 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 23 TO 28 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY BECOMING VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 21 TO 26 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS LATE. ROUGH ON THE BAY BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
RAIN LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-011745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
436 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS
AND GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. PATCHY FOG IN THE
EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 23 TO 28 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
8 TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

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GMZ170-175-011745-
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-
436 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 10 KNOTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 14 TO 19 KNOTS LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO
40 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 12 FEET. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 24 TO 29 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 16 TO
21 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 12
FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

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