Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1017 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 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

GMZ100-311530-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1017 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED GENERALLY OVER THE
NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO WILL SUPPORT LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHEAST
WINDS TODAY. TROUGHING IN THE CENTRAL PLAINS WILL TIGHTEN THE
PRESSURE GRADIENT A BIT FOR SUNDAY...WITH WINDS BECOMING MORE
FRESH ON THE LAGUNA MADRE AND NEAR-SHORE WATERS. LOW TO MODERATE
SEAS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE PERIOD. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-311530-
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-
1017 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 14 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING
TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
9 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-311530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1017 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 14 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
10 TO 14 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
8 TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-311530-
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-
1017 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
8 TO 12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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