Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS54 KCRP 260325
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1025 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 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.

GMZ200-261615-
1025 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
Offshore flow will develop tonight as a cold front moves through
the region. A few showers will continue along and ahead of the
front late tonight. Offshore flow will then weaken through
Thursday afternoon. Winds will briefly veer to the east on
Thursday night, but another surge of high pressure will shift the
winds back to the northeast again on Friday. Onshore flow is
expected to return Saturday and strengthen to a moderate flow on
Sunday.

$$

GMZ235-261615-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
1025 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...North wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy. Showers and thunderstorms likely
late in the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms
after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.FRIDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth to slightly
choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth to
slightly choppy.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in
the afternoon. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.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.

$$

GMZ230-261615-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
1025 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots shifting north
after midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.
Showers and thunderstorms likely late in the evening, then a
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.FRIDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth to slightly
choppy.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.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.

$$

GMZ255-261615-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-
1025 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...North wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...North wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots becoming around
5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...North wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting east in the
afternoon. 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 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet.

$$

GMZ250-261615-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
1025 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots shifting north
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 feet building to
2 to 3 feet in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 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.

$$

GMZ270-275-261615-
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-
1025 PM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots becoming
northwest 10 to 15 knots after midnight, then shifting north
early in the morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms late in the evening, then a chance of
showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
.THURSDAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...North wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.SATURDAY...East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 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.

$$



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