Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
354 PM CDT SUN APR 19 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

GMZ100-200330-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
354 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

.SYNOPSIS...MODERATE WINDS AND SEAS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT IN
ADVANCE OF THE MONDAY MORNING PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT. WINDS WILL
INCREASE AND SEAS WILL BUILD AS A RESULT OF THE FRONT...AND SMALL
CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION OR SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS LIKELY MONDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. IMPROVED MARINE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR
THE REMAINDER OF THE FORECAST WITH MODERATE WINDS AND SEAS ONCE
AGAIN PREVAILING.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-200330-
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-
354 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT.
A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO 17
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BAY WATERS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
11 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 14 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
13 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
7 TO 8 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

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GMZ150-155-200330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
354 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST AROUND
7 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 8 TO 13 KNOTS
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
13 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO 14 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH
7 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

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GMZ170-175-200330-
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-
354 PM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 7 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT INCREASING TO 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST
12 TO 17 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
8 TO 13 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

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