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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KBRO 032034
CWFBRO

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
334 PM CDT MON AUG 3 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

GMZ100-040330-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
334 PM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

SYNOPSIS
FAVORABLE MARINE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
NEXT SEVERAL DAYS WITH GENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS AND LOW
TO MODERATE SEAS. HOWEVER...SMALL CRAFT WILL LIKELY NEED TO
EXERCISE CAUTION ON THE LAGUNA MADRE DUE TO SLIGHTLY BREEZIER
WINDS OVER THE BAY. 



GMZ130-132-135-040330-
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-
334 PM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 9 TO
14 KNOTS LATE IN THE NIGHT. CHOPPY BAY WATERS SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY LATE IN THE NIGHT.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY BUILDING TO
CHOPPY BAY WATERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
8 TO 13 KNOTS. CHOPPY BAY WATERS SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO
19 KNOTS. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY BUILDING TO CHOPPY BAY
WATERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
9 TO 14 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHOPPY BAY WATERS SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 14 TO 18
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. A MODERATE CHOP ON THE BAY BUILDING TO
CHOPPY BAY WATERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
9 TO 12 KNOTS. CHOPPY BAY WATERS SUBSIDING TO A MODERATE CHOP ON
THE BAY.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY BAY WATERS.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY BAY WATERS.



GMZ150-155-040330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
334 PM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
18 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 13 TO
17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.



GMZ170-175-040330-
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-
334 PM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 13 TO
16 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.