Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS54 KCRP 190933
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
333 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

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.

GMZ200-192245-
333 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL RESULT IN CONTINUED CHANCES FOR
SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY THIS MORNING THEN THE ACTIVITY
WILL EXIT TO THE EAST BY AFTERNOON. A WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW IS
EXPECTED TODAY BECOMING ONSHORE BY LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING. GENERALLY WEAK TO MODERATE SOUTH FLOW EXPECTED FRIDAY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE ONCE AGAIN FRIDAY.
ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY SATURDAY. GALE FORCE WIND SUNDAY BEHIND A
STRONG FRONTAL BOUNDARY. THE POTENTIAL DOES EXIST FOR BRIEF STORM
FORCE GUSTS OVER THE OFFSHORE COASTAL WATERS SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

GMZ235-192245-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
333 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

.TODAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE IN THE
MORNING, THEN SHIFTING SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.
.MONDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ230-192245-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
333 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

.TODAY...NORTH WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON, THEN SHIFTING SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE. BAYS SMOOTH.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.
.MONDAY...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.

$$

GMZ255-192245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
333 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

.TODAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON, THEN SHIFTING SOUTH LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
25 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 0 TO
1 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ250-192245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
333 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

.TODAY...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PATCHY FOG
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
25 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ270-275-192245-
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-
333 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
25 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 9 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
45 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS DECREASING TO 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 11 FEET.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 5 FEET.

$$

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