Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
926 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL
OUT TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3
OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST
10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

GMZ200-260415-
926 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
GENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE WEST WIND TODAY IN ADVANCE OF A WEAK
FRONTAL BOUNDARY. THE BOUNDARY WILL MOVE OFFSHORE BY THIS EVENING
AND RESULT IN GENERALLY MODERATE NORTHWEST TO NORTH FLOW OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS. NO PRECIPITATION EXPECTED ALONG THE FRONT. WIND
SPEEDS WILL DECREASE MONDAY AFTERNOON AS THE SURFACE PRESSURE
GRADIENT RELAXES. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN DOMINATE THROUGH
THURSDAY WITH DRY WEATHER AND RELATIVELY LIGHT WINDS. THE NEXT
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT FOLLOWED BY GUSTY
OFFSHORE WINDS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ235-260415-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
926 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS DECREASING TO UP TO
5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-260415-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
926 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY.
.MONDAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS DECREASING TO UP TO 5 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ250-255-260415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
926 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 0 TO 1 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-260415-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
926 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...WEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.

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