Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
353 AM CST WED JAN 28 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

GMZ100-281630-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
353 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO PROVIDE
FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS COAST THROUGH
TOMORROW. THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT LATE IN THE WEEKEND WILL
USHER IN STRONGER WINDS AND HIGHER SEAS AT THAT TIME...WITH SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORIES LIKELY TO BE NEEDED.


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GMZ130-132-135-281630-
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-
353 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 8 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. PATCHY FOG
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 21 TO 26 KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

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GMZ150-155-281630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
353 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
8 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 23 TO 28 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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GMZ170-175-281630-
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-
353 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
8 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 26 TO 31 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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