Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
718
FZUS54 KBRO 110350
CWFBRO

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
950 PM CST WED FEB 10 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

GMZ100-111600-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
950 PM CST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO
INTERACTING WITH LOW PRESSURE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL
RESULT IN MODERATE SOUTHERLY WINDS TONIGHT AND INTO THURSDAY.
SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION IN THE FAR OFFSHORE WATERS
TONIGHT INTO EARLY THURSDAY. OTHERWISE...FAVORABLE MARINE
CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL INTO THE WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-111600-
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-
950 PM CST WED FEB 10 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-111600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
950 PM CST WED FEB 10 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 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 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-111600-
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-
950 PM CST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 11 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
13 TO 17 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.