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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KBRO 270933 CCA
CWFBRO

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
333 AM CST FRI FEB 27 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

GMZ100-271530-
SYNOPSIS FOR BAFFIN BAY TO RIO GRANDE OUT 60 NM-
333 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

SYNOPSIS
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL CREATE A TIGHT PRESSURE
GRADIENT ACROSS THE NORTH GULF...RESULTING IN A PERIOD OF MODERATE
TO FRESH NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WHICH WILL
PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND DUE TO INCOMING SWELL.



GMZ130-132-135-271530-
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-
333 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION TODAY


TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.
CHANCE OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 11 TO
16 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHOPPY ON THE BAY  SUBSIDING TO A
MODERATE CHOP AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS BECOMING 7 TO 11 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING NORTHEAST
9 TO 13 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY
INCREASING TO A MODERATE CHOP LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO
7 TO 9 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY. CHANCE OF
RAIN.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON THE BAY.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 11 KNOTS. A LIGHT CHOP ON
THE BAY.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. CHOPPY ON THE BAY.



GMZ150-155-271530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
333 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
EAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 12 TO 17 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 9 TO
14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
7 TO 12 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.



GMZ170-175-271530-
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-
333 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 11 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 14 TO
19 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 12 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
9 TO 14 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
12 FEET. CHANCE OF RAIN.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS DIMINISHING TO 7 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 21 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET.