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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KBRO 301455
CWFBRO

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
955 AM CDT MON MAR 30 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

GMZ100-302115-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
955 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

SYNOPSIS
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL MAINTAIN
LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS AND MODERATE SEAS ACROSS THE LOWER TEXAS
COASTAL WATERS OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. SMALL CRAFT ARE URGED
TO EXERCISE CAUTION ALONG THE LAGUNA MADRE TODAY FOR WINDS OF 15
TO 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS DURING THE AFTERNOON. AN UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION AND WILL BRING A
CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.



GMZ130-132-135-302115-
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-
955 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 17 KNOTS. CHOPPY BAY WATERS.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO
A LIGHT CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
18 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY  INCREASING TO CHOPPY.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
9 TO 12 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 12 TO
16 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. A MODERATE
CHOP ON THE BAY.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE
BAY.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ150-155-302115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
955 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

REST OF TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 11 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.



GMZ170-175-302115-
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-
955 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

REST OF TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.