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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS54 KHGX

FZUS54 KHGX 241508
CWFHGX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1008 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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

GMZ300-250415-
SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS
1008 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM

WINDS AND SEAS WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY STRENGTHEN THROUGH THE WEEK
IN RESPONSE TO A TIGHTENING GRADIENT BETWEEN LOWER PRESSURES IN THE
LEE OF THE ROCKIES AND HIGHER PRESSURES OFF TO OUR EAST. CAUTION
FLAGS OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS HAVE BEEN EXPANDED TO INCLUDE THE
NEARSHORE WATERS THROUGH 7AM TOMORROW. WINDS AND SEAS SHOULD
SUBSIDE OVER THE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND.



GMZ330-335-250415-
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
1008 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

REST OF TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.



GMZ350-355-250415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
1008 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4
FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET.



GMZ370-375-250415-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1008 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5
FEET.

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.

THURSDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET.