Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
406 AM CDT SUN APR 26 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

GMZ100-261530-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
406 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH
MONDAY AS A WEAK COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST AND PASSES
THROUGH THE LOWER TEXAS COAST. A MORE SIGNIFICANT COLD FRONT WILL
AFFECT THE REGION ON TUESDAY...RESULTING IN POSSIBLE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORIES THAT DAY AND ON WEDNESDAY. MAR8INE CONDITIONS WILL
IMPROVE LATE IN THE WEEK.

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GMZ130-132-135-261530-
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-
406 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 12 TO 15
KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY BUILDING TO A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14
KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH 8 TO 13 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY
BUILDING TO A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO 19 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
BUILDING TO CHOPPY BAY WATERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHOPPY BAY WATERS SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.

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GMZ150-155-261530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
406 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
14 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH 7 TO
11 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO 21
KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

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GMZ170-175-261530-
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-
406 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN SHIFTING
SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST 7 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 TO 22
KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

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