Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
414 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 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

GMZ100-020915-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
414 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN SOUTH OF THE WATERS THIS
EVENING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN WATERS
OVERNIGHT...AND SWEEP THROUGH ALL OF THE LOWER TEXAS GULF WATERS
MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY BUILD IN BEHIND THE FRONT
MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...AND SETTLE OVER THE WATERS
WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. THE HIGH WILL SLIDE INTO THE CENTRAL
GULF FRIDAY. ELEVATED WINDS AND SEAS WILL FOLLOW THE FRONT LATE
MONDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY BEFORE SUBSIDING FOR THE
REST OF THE PERIOD.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-020915-
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-
414 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
8 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT MAINLY NORTH OF PORT
MANSFIELD.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO 18 KNOTS.
A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY INCREASING TO CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 11 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-170-175-020915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
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-
414 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 11 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 14 TO 19 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
8 TO 13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO
9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

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