Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1003 PM 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

GMZ100-271015-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
1003 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED MONDAY AS A
WEAK COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST AND PASSES THROUGH THE
LOWER TEXAS COAST. A FEW AREAS OF FOG MAY FORM NEAR THE COAST
EARLY MONDAY MORNING. A MORE SIGNIFICANT COLD FRONT WILL AFFECT
THE REGION ON TUESDAY...RESULTING IN POSSIBLE SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORIES THAT DAY CONTINUING INTO WEDNESDAY. MARINE CONDITIONS
WILL IMPROVE LATE IN THE WEEK.

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GMZ130-132-135-271015-
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-
1003 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO
12 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN SHIFTING NORTHWEST 8 TO 13 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO A
MODERATE CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 17 TO
21 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 9 TO
13 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST
7 TO 8 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

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GMZ150-155-271015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1003 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 7 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON SHIFTING NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
11 TO 16 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 19 TO 24 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 12 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
9 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

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GMZ170-175-271015-
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-
1003 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST 11 TO 16 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 8 TO 13 KNOTS EARLY
IN THE AFTERNOON SHIFTING NORTH 7 TO 11 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 19 TO
24 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 9 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
11 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

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