Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
908 PM CDT WED APR 1 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

GMZ100-021500-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
908 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL MAINTAIN
MODERATE WINDS AND SEAS FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS LATE FRIDAY NIGHT
AND SATURDAY...WITH A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL BE LIKELY SATURDAY AND SATURDAY
NIGHT IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT.

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GMZ130-132-135-021500-
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-
908 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP
ON THE BAY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 12 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST 7 TO
8 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 12 TO
17 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT INCREASING TO 16 TO 21 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO CHOPPY EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-021500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
908 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 13 TO
18 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 18 TO 23 KNOTS EARLY
IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
17 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
7 TO 11 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.

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GMZ170-175-021500-
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-
908 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 17 TO 22 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN SHIFTING
SOUTHEAST 9 TO 12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

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