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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KCRP 230309
CWFCRP

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1009 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL
OUT TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES.

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3
OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST
10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

GMZ200-231615-
1009 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS

MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES MAY BE REQUIRED
AT TIMES OVER THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND. IN ADDITION...SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAY OCCUR...SOME OF WHICH MAY PRODUCE
HEAVY RAINFALL AND LOCALLY STRONG WINDS. 



GMZ235-231615-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-
1009 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ230-231615-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
1009 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ250-255-231615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-
1009 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO
20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ270-275-231615-
WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1009 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 10 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.



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