Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
450 PM CST FRI DEC 9 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

GMZ100-100330-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
450 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SLOWLY IMPROVING CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR LATER TONIGHT
AS HIGH PRESSURE SPREADS OVER THE LOWER TEXAS GULF WATERS. A WEAK
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL TEMPORARILY DEVELOP JUST OFFSHORE
SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT HELPING WINDS RETURN TO THE SOUTH AND
SOUTHEAST EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-100330-
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-
450 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS LATE. ROUGH ON THE BAY EARLY SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 14 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-100330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
450 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY DIMINISHING TO 11
TO 16 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11
FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE IN THE NIGHT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ170-175-100330-
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-
450 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 14 TO 19
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 13 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET LATE IN THE NIGHT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$



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