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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KHGX 250311
CWFHGX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
911 PM CST SAT JAN 24 2015

UPPER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP
CHANNEL OUT 60 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS

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.

GMZ300-251530-
SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS
911 PM CST SAT JAN 24 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM

HIGH PRESSURE OVER SOUTH TEXAS WILL MAINTAIN A LIGHT TO MODERATE
WEST WIND OVER THE GULF WATERS TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS ON SUNDAY EVENING WITH MODERATE OFFSHORE
WINDS DEVELOPING IN ITS WAKE. WINDS AND SEAS WILL DECREASE ONCE
LATE MONDAY ON INTO THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK HIGH PRESSURE REBUILDS
OVER THE REGION.



GMZ330-335-251530-
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
911 PM CST SAT JAN 24 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING
SMOOTH IN THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

TUESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.



GMZ350-355-251530-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
911 PM CST SAT JAN 24 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.

TUESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 0 TO
1 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT.



GMZ370-375-251530-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
911 PM CST SAT JAN 24 2015

REST OF TONIGHT
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

MONDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN
THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY NIGHT
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

TUESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.