Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
936 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 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

GMZ100-022130-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
936 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS TODAY WITH A WEAK STATIONARY FRONTAL BOUNDARY
REMAINS DRAPED ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO. WINDS WILL
REMAIN LIGHT AND SOUTHERLY TONIGHT INTO MONDAY WITH WEAK LOW
PRESSURE ACROSS DEEP SOUTH TEXAS AND HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE
EASTERN GULF OF MEXICO. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE HIGHER IN AND NEAR
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-022130-
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-
936 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.REST OF TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING EAST 8 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 12 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
8 TO 12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 14 TO
19 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE
BAY  SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-022130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
936 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 7 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-022130-
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-
936 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING EAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 8 TO
13 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 11 TO 14 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

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