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FZUS54 KBRO 012140
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
340 PM CST SUN FEB 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

GMZ100-020415-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST TODAY WITH
WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHEAST WINDS. THAT CHANGES TONIGHT AS A
STRONG COLD FRONT SURGES ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS.
HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST TO PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY.
A BRIEF IMPROVEMENT IS POSSIBLE BEFORE ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
DEVELOPS OVER THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY
BRINGING STRENGTHENING WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-020415-
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-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 14 TO
19 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 24 TO 29 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 21 TO 26 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS. ROUGH ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH
8 TO 13 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN LIKELY
IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH
7 TO 8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 7 TO 11 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-020415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 16 TO
21 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 26 TO 31 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET
LATE IN THE NIGHT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 24 TO 29 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 18 TO
23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 12 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
12 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN INCREASING
TO 9 TO 13 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-020415-
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-
340 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 27 TO 32 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
8 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET
LATE IN THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 19 TO
24 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 12 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET EARLY IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.

$$




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