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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS54 KBRO

FZUS54 KBRO 192051
CWFBRO

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
351 PM CDT Wed Sep 19 2018

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.

GMZ100-200900-
Synopsis for Baffin Bay to Rio Grande out 60 nm-
351 PM CDT Wed Sep 19 2018

SYNOPSIS
Weak high pressure across the northern Gulf will
interact with a trough of low pressure along the Sierra Madre
into far west Texas. The difference between the pressure systems
will increase winds and seas to moderate levels Thursday night
through Saturday night. Winds and seas may subside a little Sunday
as weak high pressure rebuilds into the western Gulf and coastal
Texas.



GMZ130-132-135-200900-
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-
351 PM CDT Wed Sep 19 2018

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. A moderate chop on the bay subsiding to
a light chop after midnight.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. A light chop on the bay building to a
moderate chop in the afternoon. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. A moderate chop
on the bay. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. A light chop on the bay building to a
moderate chop in the afternoon. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to
5 to 10 knots after midnight. A moderate chop on the bay
subsiding to a light chop after midnight. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A light chop on the
bay. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A light chop on
the bay. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A light chop on the bay.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A light chop on
the bay. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A light chop on the bay.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. A light chop on
the bay. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.



GMZ150-155-200900-
Coastal waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-
351 PM CDT Wed Sep 19 2018

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or less.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.



GMZ170-175-200900-
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-
351 PM CDT Wed Sep 19 2018

TONIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet or less
building to 2 to 3 feet after midnight. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.

THURSDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

MONDAY
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.