Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
434 PM CDT WED AUG 24 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

GMZ100-250330-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
434 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL PRODUCE LIGHT
TO MODERATE SOUTHEAST WINDS AND LOW TO MODERATE SEAS ALONG THE
LOWER TEXAS COAST. A LIGHT TO MODERATE NORTHEAST TO EAST FLOW
WILL DEVELOP FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE FADES TO THE
NORTH AND EAST.

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GMZ130-132-135-250330-
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-
434 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 8 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
SMOOTH EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SMOOTH ON THE
BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT. A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A
LIGHT CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ150-155-170-175-250330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
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-
434 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
9 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST
7 TO 9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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