Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS54 KCRP 232125
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
325 PM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

Middle Texas coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Matagorda ship channel
out to 60 nautical miles.

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest 1/3
of the waves...along with occasional height of the average highest
10 percent of the waves.

GMZ200-241030-
325 PM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A predominately weak offshore flow is expected tonight through
early Friday, followed by increasing onshore flow Friday afternoon
and Friday night, as surface low pressure deepens over the
Southern Plains. Winds will briefly become northeast Sunday before
returning onshore by Sunday evening. Flow will increase slightly
Monday night as low pressure develops in the Southern Plains.

$$

GMZ235-241030-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
325 PM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...Northeast wind up to 5 knots shifting north late in
the night. Bays smooth.
.FRIDAY...North wind around 5 knots shifting south in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind around 5 knots shifting northeast
after midnight. Bays smooth.
.SUNDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth to slightly
choppy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy.
.TUESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East wind 10 to 15 knots shifting north after
midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ230-241030-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
325 PM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...East wind around 5 knots shifting northeast up to
5 knots after midnight, then shifting northwest late in the
night. Bays smooth.
.FRIDAY...Northwest wind up to 5 knots becoming southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast
after midnight. Bays smooth to slightly choppy.
.SUNDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth to slightly
choppy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy.
.TUESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East wind 10 to 15 knots shifting north after
midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ250-255-241030-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-
325 PM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...Northeast wind up to 5 knots shifting north late in
the night. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...North wind up to 5 knots becoming southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South wind around 10 knots becoming 5 to 10 knots in
the afternoon. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting northeast
after midnight. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet subsiding to
1 feet after midnight.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...East wind 10 to 15 knots becoming north 15 to
20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas up
to 5 feet building to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to
8 feet after midnight. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ270-275-241030-
Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-
325 PM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.TONIGHT...North wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.FRIDAY...North wind up to 5 knots shifting south in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots becoming around 5 knots
after midnight. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Northeast wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet subsiding to
1 feet after midnight.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional
seas up to 5 feet building to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up
to 8 feet after midnight. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

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