Skip Navigation Links weather.gov 
NOAA logo-Select to go to the NOAA homepage NDBC Title GraphicClick to go to NDBC home page   Select to go to the NWS homepage
Home About Us Contact Us
 
 
    
    Station List

 Data Access
    Mobile Access
    Classic Maps
         Recent
         DART®
    Obs Search
    Ship Obs Report
    BuoyCAMs
    TAO
    DODS
    OceanSITES
    HF Radar
    OSMC
    Dial-A-Buoy
    RSS Feeds Image indicating link to RSS feed access page
    Web Widget
    Web Data Guide
    Maintenance Schedule
    Station Status Report

 Program Info
    TAO
    DART®
    IOOS®

 Publications
    NDBC PEA
    NDBC FONSI
    NDBC DQC Handbook

 Visitor Information
 
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS54 KCRP

FZUS54 KCRP 231556 CCA
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
956 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

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.

GMZ200-240415-
956 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS

Moderate northeast winds behind a cold front will become moderate
east to southeast this evening into the overnight. Winds may
approach Small Craft Advisory levels over the Gulf waters tonight.
A moderate southerly flow is expected Tuesday. A weak frontal
boundary will move into the coastal waters Wednesday and stall.
Winds over northern areas will briefly east or northeast before
onshore flow returns Wednesday night. Onshore flow will increase
to moderate levels Thursday night as low pressure forms over west
Texas and continue until Friday. Another cold front will approach
by the weekend.



GMZ235-240415-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O'Connor-
956 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

REST OF TODAY
Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming east in
the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.

TONIGHT
East wind around 15 knots shifting southeast after
midnight. Bays slightly choppy to choppy.

TUESDAY
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy
to occasionally choppy.

WEDNESDAY
West wind 5 to 10 knots shifting northeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth to slightly choppy.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.

THURSDAY
East wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy
to occasionally choppy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.

FRIDAY
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South wind 5 to 10 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.



GMZ230-240415-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
956 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

REST OF TODAY
Northeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming east in
the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.

TONIGHT
East wind 10 to 15 knots shifting southeast after
midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy.

TUESDAY
South wind 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots
in the afternoon. Bays choppy.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy
to occasionally choppy.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting east in the
afternoon. Bays smooth.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth.

THURSDAY
Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy
to occasionally choppy.

FRIDAY
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots shifting east after
midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.



GMZ255-240415-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-
956 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

REST OF TODAY
Northeast wind around 15 knots becoming east in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6
feet.

TONIGHT
East wind 15 to 20 knots shifting southeast after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

TUESDAY
South wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet.

WEDNESDAY
West wind 5 to 10 knots shifting northeast in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.

THURSDAY
Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.

FRIDAY
South wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots shifting east after
midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms.



GMZ250-240415-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
956 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

REST OF TODAY
Northeast wind around 15 knots becoming east in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6
feet. A slight chance of showers.

TONIGHT
East wind 15 to 20 knots shifting southeast after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

TUESDAY
South wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting east in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet.

THURSDAY
Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas
up to 6 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.

FRIDAY
South wind around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming east 15 to
20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up
to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after
midnight.



GMZ270-275-240415-
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-
956 AM CST Mon Nov 23 2020

SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION


REST OF TODAY
Northeast wind 15 to 20 knots becoming east in
the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.
A slight chance of showers.

TONIGHT
East wind 15 to 20 knots shifting southeast after
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

TUESDAY
South wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest wind 10 to 15 knots becoming north 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas
up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
East wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast
after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to
5 feet.

THURSDAY
Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas
up to 6 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms after midnight.

FRIDAY
South wind around 15 knots. Seas 5 feet with occasional
seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

FRIDAY NIGHT
South wind 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast
15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional
seas up to 8 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.



TMT/JCP/PH