Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1032 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO THE MOUTH OF THE
RIO GRANDE OUT TO 60 NM.

GMZ100-302245-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1032 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH FLOW IS
EXPECTED TO INCREASE SLIGHTLY THIS WEEK...AS AN AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE DEVELOPS IN WEST TEXAS. THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO SLIDE
SOUTHWARD BY THIS WEEKEND...AND BRING A VERY WEAK COLD FRONT INTO
THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS BY SUNDAY. MODERATE SOUTHEAST
WINDS AND SEAS SHOULD DIMINISH BY SUNDAY WITH THE APPROACH OF THE
DISSIPATING FRONT. THE POSSIBILITY OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL EXIST OVER THE MARINE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY.

$$

GMZ130-132-302245-
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-
1032 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 14
TO 17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY...BECOMING CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE BAY...
BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE BAY...BECOMING A
MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 6
TO 9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 6
TO 9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN SHIFTING SOUTH 5 TO 6 KNOTS EARLY
IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY...BECOMING A LIGHT
CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING EAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5
TO 7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

$$

GMZ135-302245-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM 5 NM NORTH OF PORT MANSFIELD TO BAFFIN BAY TX-
1032 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 14
TO 17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY...BECOMING
CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 11 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY...BECOMING A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
8 TO 11 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 11 TO 14
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY...BECOMING A
MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 8
TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY...BECOMING A
LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 8 TO 11 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY...BECOMING SMOOTH EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING EAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY...BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING LIGHT. A
LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY...BECOMING SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

GMZ155-175-302245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1032 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 12
TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 10
TO 13 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 8
TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 7 TO 10
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING EAST 6 TO 9 KNOTS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 5 TO
6 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ150-170-302245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1032 AM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 13 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 11 TO 14
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 14 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 8
TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 KNOTS...BECOMING EAST 8 TO 11
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS...DECREASING TO 5
TO 6 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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