weather.gov     
National Weather Service

NWS Marine Forecast
NWS Homepage
  Cell Phone Weather/Marine Page URL: cell.weather.gov
  PDA Weather/Marine Page URL: mobile.weather.gov



 Hazardous marine condition(s):
 Hazardous Weather Outlook
 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.        GMZ300-181615-  SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60  NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS  905 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017      .SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...  A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL REMAIN NORTH OF THE UPPER TEXAS COAST  TONIGHT AND TOMORROW. LIGHTER WINDS AND ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL  LEAD TO PATCHY FOG TONIGHT. A WEAK FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH  THURSDAY ALLOWING FOR WEST WINDS BUT WINDS QUICKLY RETURN TO THE  SOUTH FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. A MUCH STRONGER COLD FRONT SHOULD PUSH  OFF THE COAST SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. VERY STRONG WINDS AND  ROUGH SEAS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY BEHIND THE FRONT. GALE FORCE WINDS  WILL BE LIKELY ACROSS THE UPPER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS SUNDAY AND  MONDAY.    $$
 SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST  1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE  HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.        GMZ335-181615-  GALVESTON BAY-  905 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017    REST OF TONIGHT  EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST  AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. AREAS OF FOG. A CHANCE OF  SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.  WEDNESDAY  SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. PATCHY  FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED  THUNDERSTORMS.  WEDNESDAY NIGHT  SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST  AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED  THUNDERSTORMS.  THURSDAY  WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. SHOWERS  LIKELY IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. A CHANCE OF  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  THURSDAY NIGHT  SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS  SMOOTH.  FRIDAY  SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE  AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  FRIDAY NIGHT  SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.  SATURDAY  SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.  SATURDAY NIGHT  SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST  15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  BECOMING CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  SUNDAY  WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS ROUGH.  SUNDAY NIGHT  NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. BAY WATERS ROUGH.    $$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: Mar 4, 2014
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE