Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
948 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 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

GMZ100-270300-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
948 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS...BROAD HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO
WILL MAINTAIN LIGHT WINDS AND LOW SEAS ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS COAST
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. HOWEVER...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE WESTERN GULF THIS WEEKEND AND BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF THE
PERIOD.

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GMZ130-132-135-270300-
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-
948 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHWEST EARLY IN
THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  DECREASING TO SMOOTH EARLY
IN THE MORNING. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A
MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-270300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
948 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A
20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A
40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING NORTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

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GMZ170-175-270300-
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-
948 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS VEERING SOUTHEAST AROUND
5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A 30 PERCENT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. A
40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS VEERING SOUTH EARLY IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS VEERING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR
LESS. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BACKING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

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