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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
925 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

GMZ100-231030-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
925 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS TONIGHT WILL RAPIDLY
DETERIORATE TOMORROW DUE TO THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT. THE
GALE WATCH CURRENTLY IN EFFECT ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS COAST
WILL VERY LIKELY BE UPGRADED TO A GALE WARNING SOMETIME WITHIN
THE NEXT 12 HOURS. ADVERSE MARINE CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS DUE TO WINDS AND SEAS INCREASING
IN ADVANCE OF ANOTHER COLD FRONT PASSAGE THIS WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-231030-
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-
925 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO 9
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. AREAS OF FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 17 TO 22
KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 24 TO 29 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY BUILDING TO ROUGH BAY
WATERS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BUILDING TO VERY ROUGH BAY
WATERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 22 TO 27 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
18 TO 23 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. ROUGH BAY WATERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 12 TO
17 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHOPPY BAY WATERS SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 8 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 11 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 11 TO 16 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY BUILDING TO A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY BAY WATERS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY BAY WATERS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ150-155-231030-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
925 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 18 TO
23 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 25 TO
30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 41 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7
FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 24 TO 29 KNOTS. SEAS 9 TO 11 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 19 TO 24 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 11 KNOTS LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 12 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 15 TO 18 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$

GMZ170-175-231030-
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-
925 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY
NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 18 TO
23 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 24 TO
29 KNOTS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 27 TO 32 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6
FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET IN
THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 27 TO 32 KNOTS. SEAS 10 TO 14 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 16 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 22 TO 27 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 18 TO
22 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 11 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 9 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO
11 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 13 TO 18 KNOTS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 17 TO 22 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

$$





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