Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1002 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 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.

GMZ100-052130-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1002 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS...PERSISTENT SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE PERIOD AS
HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO AND LOWER
PRESSURE IS ACROSS THE HIGH PLAINS AND WESTERN TEXAS. SMALL CRAFT
WILL NEED TO EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS ALL LOWER
TEXAS COASTAL WATERS AND PERHAPS REACHING LOW END SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORIES WEDNESDAY AS SEA HEIGHTS INCREASE TO NEAR 7 FEET.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-052130-
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-
1002 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS INCREASING TO
16 TO 19 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. A MODERATE
CHOP ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING
TO CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-052130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1002 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS INCREASING TO
16 TO 19 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-052130-
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-
1002 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

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