Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
340 PM CST THU JAN 29 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

GMZ100-300415-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
340 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
TONIGHT WITH HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF. REINFORCING
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SHIFT WINDS BACK TO THE NORTHEAST ON
FRIDAY...INCREASING TO AROUND 15 KNOTS. A STRONGER COLD FRONT ON
SUNDAY WILL BRING GUSTY NORTH WINDS...WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES
LIKELY.

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GMZ130-132-135-300415-
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-
340 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT.
A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
8 TO 12 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 7 TO
8 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 12 TO
17 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 18 TO 23 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE
CHOP LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-155-300415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
340 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FEET
OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
9 TO 13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 13 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 19 TO 24 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
6 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ170-175-300415-
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-
340 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
12 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
6 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
17 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
12 TO 17 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

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