Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FZUS54 KCRP 270337
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1037 PM CDT Sat May 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-
1037 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A weak southerly expected tonight into Sunday morning. The
onshore flow will increase again during the afternoon and evening
Sunday as the sea-breeze forms and moves inland. Weak to at times
moderate south flow will continue early next week. Swell periods
may increase early in the week as swells associated with
Subtropical Storm Alberto move across the western Gulf of Mexico.
A more southeast flow is then expected by Wednesday.

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GMZ235-271630-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
1037 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind around 5 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south after
midnight. Bays smooth.
.MONDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.TUESDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy
to occasionally choppy.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy.
.THURSDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy
to occasionally choppy.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy.

$$

GMZ230-271630-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
1037 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.
.SUNDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.
.MONDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots shifting south
after midnight. Bays smooth.
.TUESDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to
20 knots in the afternoon. Bays choppy.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy.
.THURSDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy
to occasionally choppy.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots decreasing to
10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bays choppy.

$$

GMZ255-271630-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-
1037 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South wind around 10 knots becoming 5 to 10 knots
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet.

$$

GMZ250-271630-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
1037 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY...South wind around 10 knots becoming 10 to 15 knots in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet.

$$

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-
1037 PM CDT Sat May 26 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots shifting south
early in the morning. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.MONDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.TUESDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots increasing to
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional
seas up to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.

$$



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