Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1035 PM CDT SAT SEP 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

GMZ100-251530-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1035 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...BROAD SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE GULF OF MEXICO
AND LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTHWEST TEXAS WILL DRIVE MODERATE
SOUTHEAST WINDS ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS THROUGH
SUNDAY. AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL CAUSE THE WINDS TO BACK TO
AN EASTERLY DIRECTION AND DECREASE IN SPEED BY MONDAY. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY
AS MOISTURE INCREASES AHEAD OF THE FRONT. SEAS WILL REMAIN LOW TO
MODERATE THROUGH THE PERIOD.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-251530-
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-
1035 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE
CHOP ON THE BAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 9 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT
CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ150-155-251530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1035 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ170-175-251530-
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-
1035 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3
FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
8 TO 11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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