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FZUS54 KLCH 141520
CWFLCH

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
920 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

Coastal waters from the Lower Atchafalaya River LA to High 
Island TX out 60 nautical miles including Sabine and 
Calcasieu Lakes and Vermilion Bay

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the
highest one third of the waves...along with the occasional 
height of the average highest ten percent of the waves.


GMZ400-142130-
Synopsis for Lower Atchafalaya River LA to High Island TX out
60 NM including Sabine and Calcasieu Lakes and Vermilion Bay
920 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
Brisk northerly winds will continue to gradually weaken today as
the center of high pressure advances closer to the region. Winds 
will then swing around to a southerly direction by late in the 
period as the high moves east of the area. 

$$


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FZUS54 KHGX 141004
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
404 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

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.


GMZ370-375-142315-
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-
404 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet. 
.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming east in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight
chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A
chance of showers. 

$$

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FZUS54 KHGX 141004
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
404 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

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.


GMZ350-355-142315-
Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out
20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 NM-
404 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds around 5 knots. Seas 0 to 1 feet. 
.FRIDAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 0 to 1 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. 
.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight
chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers. 

$$


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FZUS54 KHGX 141004
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
404 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

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.


GMZ330-142315-
Matagorda Bay-
404 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly
choppy. 
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to 10 knots
after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming smooth after
midnight. 
.THURSDAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Bay waters smooth. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming west
after midnight. Bay waters smooth. 
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming south in the
afternoon. Bay waters smooth. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters
smooth. A slight chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A chance
of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly
choppy after midnight. A chance of showers. 

$$


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FZUS54 KHGX 141004
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
404 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

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.


GMZ300-142315-
Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60
nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays
404 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...
Northerly winds should slowly decrease today across the Upper
Texas Coast. Small craft advisories should expire as conditions
decrease today. Offshore winds will continue to support below
normal tide levels. Low water advisory is still in effect for the
bays to cover low tide conditions this evening. Low winds and seas
are expected the rest of the week with onshore winds developing
over the weekend ahead of another front late Sunday. 

$$


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FZUS54 KCRP 141505
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
905 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

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. 
 

GMZ270-275-150330-
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-
905 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...North wind around 20 knots, becoming 15 to 20 
knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up 
to 9 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 
feet in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...North wind 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots
after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to
6 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest wind 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...North wind up to 5 knots shifting west after
midnight. Seas 2 feet subsiding to 1 feet after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast wind around 5 knots. Seas 1 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. A slight chance of
showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet. A chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East wind around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers. 

$$

GW/TB/ANN

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FZUS54 KCRP 141505
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
905 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

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. 
 

GMZ250-150330-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
905 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...North wind around 20 knots until noon, then 15 
to 20 knots by early afternoon, then becoming northwest 10 to 15 
knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up 
to 6 feet.
.TONIGHT...North wind 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting west in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South wind up to 5 knots shifting southwest
around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 1 feet. 
.FRIDAY...West wind up to 5 knots becoming southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 1 feet. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 feet
building to 2 feet after midnight. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
with occasional seas up to 5 feet. A chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with
occasional seas up to 5 feet. A chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers. 

$$


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FZUS54 KCRP 141505
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
905 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

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. 
 

GMZ230-150330-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
905 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...

.REST OF TODAY...North wind 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 10 
to 15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Bays choppy to 
occasionally rough. 
.TONIGHT...North wind 5 to 10 knots shifting northwest after
midnight. Bays smooth to slightly choppy. 
.THURSDAY...Northwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southwest in
the afternoon. Bays smooth. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South wind around 5 knots shifting southwest
after midnight. Bays smooth. 
.FRIDAY...West wind up to 5 knots becoming southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly
choppy to occasionally choppy. A chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast wind around 10 knots. Bays slightly choppy. A
chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy. A chance of showers. 

$$


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FZUS54 KCRP 141505
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
905 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

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. 
 

GMZ200-150330-
905 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
Northerly flow and seas will continue to gradually diminish 
today, as high pressure settles into East Texas. However,
hazardous winds and seas will continue until noon for much of the
gulf waters. Offshore flow will continue to weaken tonight through
Thursday, with light and variable winds developing in Thursday  
afternoon. Onshore flow will resume on Friday, as a surface high 
pressure continues move east and across the waters. Onshore flow 
will increase to near moderate levels over the weekend, with an 
increase in moisture. A frontal boundary will approach the waters 
on Sunday night with winds shifting to the east overnight. The 
combination of a coastal trough and the boundary, along with 
increased instability and moisture, will result in the chance for 
showers Sunday into Sunday night. 

$$


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FZUS54 KBRO 141529
CWFBRO

Coastal Waters Forecast for Texas
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
Issued by National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
929 AM CST Wed Nov 14 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.


GMZ100-150415-
Synopsis for Baffin Bay to Rio Grande out 60 nm-
929 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
Moderate to strong winds and adverse marine conditions continue
across Gulf waters through this afternoon as high pressure 
continues to build into Deep South Texas. Choppy bay conditions 
continue into this afternoon. Winds and seas begin to diminish 
later today and overnight with light winds and seas Thursday into 
the weekend. Winds and seas increase again on Sunday, as the next 
front potentially approaches the lower Texas coast. 

$$


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FZUS54 KBRO 141529
CWFBRO

Coastal Waters Forecast for Texas
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
Issued by National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
929 AM CST Wed Nov 14 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.


GMZ150-155-150415-
Coastal waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-
929 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet
with occasional seas up to 8 feet. 
.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.THURSDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet subsiding
to 2 feet or less in the afternoon. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds around 5 knots shifting south after
midnight. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots increasing to 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 feet or less. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet or
less. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. 

$$