Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS54 KCRP 270323
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1023 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

Middle Texas coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Matagorda ship channel
out to 60 nautical miles.

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest 1/3
of the waves...along with occasional height of the average highest
10 percent of the waves.

GMZ200-271630-
1023 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A light onshore flow tonight will eventually shift back to the
north or northeast toward morning as a weak boundary pushes into
the area. Winds are then expected to become onshore Friday night
into Saturday. The onshore flow will strengthen to a moderate flow
on Sunday and continue into Tuesday as a trough of low pressure
forms over the southern high plains. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms will return early next week.

$$

GMZ235-271630-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
1023 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast wind up to 5 knots shifting
northeast early in the morning. Bays smooth.
.FRIDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth to slightly
choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East wind around 5 knots shifting south up to
5 knots after midnight. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots decreasing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy.
.SUNDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Bays choppy. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ230-271630-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
1023 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting east
early in the morning. Bays smooth.
.FRIDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots decreasing to up to
5 knots after midnight. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots decreasing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy.
.SUNDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy. A chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ255-271630-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-
1023 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting
northeast early in the morning. Seas 1 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast after
midnight. Seas 1 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas up to 9 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ250-271630-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
1023 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting east
early in the morning. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast wind around 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas up to 9 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ270-275-271630-
Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-
1023 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots shifting northeast
early in the morning. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast after
midnight. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southeast wind around 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 9 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet
with occasional seas up to 9 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$


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