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FZUS54 KBRO 212153
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
353 PM CST SUN DEC 21 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

GMZ100-220430-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
353 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...LIGHT NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW TO MODERATE SEAS WILL
PREVAIL TODAY. WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT SOUTH TONIGHT AND
MONDAY...INCREASING TO MODERATE SOUTHEAST BY MONDAY AFTERNOON.
SEAS WILL REMAIN LOW TO MODERATE THROUGH MONDAY. A STRONG COLD
FRONT WILL ARRIVE ON TUESDAY...PRODUCING GALE FORCE WIND GUSTS
FROM THE NORTH AND HIGH SEAS. HAZARDOUS MARINE CONDITIONS WILL
THEN PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-220430-
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-
353 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 7 KNOTS LATE IN
THE NIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO SMOOTH IN THE
LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP
LATE IN THE NIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 KNOTS INCREASING TO 9 TO 14 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 8 TO
11 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY
SUBSIDING TO A LIGHT CHOP EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 13 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 13 TO
18 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 23 TO
28 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING
TO CHOPPY LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN
THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ROUGH ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.

$$

GMZ150-155-220430-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
353 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 7 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 14 TO
19 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 22 TO 27 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 11 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 19 TO 24 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ170-175-220430-
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-
353 PM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 13 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH 8 TO 13 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 26 TO
31 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 42 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 26 TO 31 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
42 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 15 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 22 TO 27 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$








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