Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
423 AM CDT WED AUG 5 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

GMZ100-051630-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
423 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS...BROAD HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING ACROSS THE GULF OF
MEXICO TO INTERACT WITH LOWER PRESSURE OVER NORTHEAST MEXICO
THROUGH THE WEEK. THIS WILL RESULT IN LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS AND
A STEADY STATE SEA. WINDS OVER THE LAGUNA MADRE BECOME SUFFICIENTLY
STRONG ENOUGH EACH AFTERNOON TO WARRANT EXERCISE CAUTION CONDITIONS.

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GMZ130-132-135-051630-
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-
423 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 16 TO
19 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY BECOMING CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY BECOMING A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
8 TO 12 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 14 TO
19 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
9 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.

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GMZ150-155-051630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
423 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
9 TO 14 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-051630-
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-
423 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 13 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

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