Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1041 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO THE MOUTH OF THE
RIO GRANDE OUT TO 60 NM.

GMZ100-222130-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1041 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT LIES JUST NORTH OF PORT ISABEL AND
EXTENDS EAST OUT OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO. HIGH PRESSURE TO BUILD
ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF MAINTAINING A MODERATE NORTHEAST FLOW
THROUGH TONIGHT BECOMING EASTERLY TUESDAY AND THE REMAINDER OF THE
WEEK. THE PERSISTENT NORTHEAST TO EAST FLOW MAINTAINS THE MODERATE
LONG PERIOD SWELL TRAIN THAT CONTINUES TO BE DIRECTED TOWARDS THE
LOWER TEXAS COAST. MARGINAL SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED THROUGH AT LEAST TONIGHT AND MAY CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY OR
WEDNESDAY. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED SOUTH OF
PORT MANSFIELD TODAY EXPANDING NORTHWARD LATE TUESDAY AND THEN
SCATTERED ACTIVITY THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.


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GMZ130-132-135-222130-
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-
1041 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DECREASING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  DECREASING
TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 10 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO
A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE 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.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ150-155-222130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1041 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6
FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 13 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 12 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ170-175-222130-
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-
1041 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014


...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION....

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6
FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS DECREASING TO 11 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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