Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
536
FZUS54 KBRO 062052
CWFBRO

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
352 PM CDT FRI MAY 6 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

GMZ100-070900-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
352 PM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS THIS EVENING AS SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS EAST TEXAS
INTO THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO PROVIDES A WEAK PRESSURE GRADIENT
ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COAST. WINDS WILL INCREASE FROM THE
SOUTHEAST LATER TONIGHT AND MODERATE SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL PREVAIL
ACROSS THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO SATURDAY AS LOW PRESSURE ACROSS
WEST TEXAS AND HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO
INCREASES THE PRESSURE GRADIENT.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-070900-
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-
352 PM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
19 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
14 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHOPPY ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-070900-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
352 PM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 16 TO
19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 19 KNOTS INCREASING TO
17 TO 22 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 12 TO
15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-070900-
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-
352 PM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 16 TO
19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO
23 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 14 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.