Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1010 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 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

GMZ100-021015-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1010 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK PRESSURE GRADIENT CURRENTLY OVER THE WESTERN GULF
OF MEXICO TO MAINTAIN A LIGHT EAST TO SOUTHEAST WIND AND LOW SEA
REGIME THROUGH SUNDAY. THE GRADIENT BEGINS TO STRENGTHEN EARLY
NEXT WEEK WITH TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY PRODUCING A MODERATE TO
POSSIBLY STRONGER SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AND SLIGHTLY HIGHER
SEAS. THERE REMAINS A CHANCE OF SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

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GMZ130-132-135-021015-
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-
1010 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 7 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 7 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 8 TO 13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOOTH ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 13 TO
18 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
9 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
9 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.

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GMZ150-155-170-175-021015-
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-
1010 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST
7 TO 9 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO
2 FEET OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST 7 TO
12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SUBSIDING
TO 2 FEET OR LESS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

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