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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS54 KHGX

FZUS54 KHGX 260822
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast for Texas
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
222 AM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

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.

GMZ300-262115
Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60 nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays 222 AM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

.Synopsis For High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel Out 60 NM including Galveston and Matagorda Bays.

Gradually increasing south winds and building seas can be expected through Tuesday. Some time this evening or Tuesday, caution flags will likely be needed and advisories will be possible. Some fog could develop beginning early this morning and could return nightly until the arrival of the next cold front midweek. This front should move across the area on Wednesday with moderate to strong and gusty north to northeast winds and elevated seas developing in its wake. Thursday through Friday night, expect gradually weakening northeast to east winds and lowering seas.


GMZ335-262115
Galveston Bay
222 AM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

TODAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

TUESDAY
South winds around 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots late. Bay waters slightly choppy, becoming choppy late.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

WEDNESDAY
West winds around 15 knots, becoming northwest 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy, becoming choppy in the afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy. A chance of rain.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy. A chance of rain.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A chance of rain in the evening.


GMZ330-262115
Matagorda Bay
222 AM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

TODAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy. Patchy fog this morning.

TONIGHT
South winds around 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy to choppy.

TUESDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots, diminishing to around 15 knots late. Bay waters choppy, becoming slightly choppy late.

WEDNESDAY
West winds around 15 knots, becoming north 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy, becoming choppy in the afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots, diminishing to around 15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy, becoming slightly choppy in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.


GMZ350-355-262115
Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out 20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 NM
222 AM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

TODAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

TONIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

TUESDAY
South winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots, diminishing to around 15 knots late. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 15 knots, becoming north 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet, subsiding to 4 to 5 feet in the afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of rain after midnight.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of rain in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of rain in the evening.


GMZ370-375-262115
Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to 60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport TX from 20 to 60 NM
222 AM CST Mon Feb 26 2024

TODAY
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet.

TONIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

TUESDAY
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet.

WEDNESDAY
Southwest winds around 15 knots, becoming northwest 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet, subsiding to 5 feet in the afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet.

THURSDAY
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots, diminishing to around 20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 9 feet.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A chance of rain.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of rain.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of rain.