Texas General Land Office
 Texas General Land Office
 George P. Bush, Commissioner

 Oil Spill Prevention
 & Response

Texas Automated Buoy System
Real Time Ocean Observations
Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and
Response since 1995
Geochemical and Environmental Research Group

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Data Products

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Weather
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IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners
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Comments


Articles & Publications
Development of TABS paper(pdf)
Ten Years of TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2001 TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2009 TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2011 TABS paper(pdf)


Links
GCOOS (Member)
TGLO Oilspill Division
NDBC    Home    West Gulf   
TWBD Tide Forecasts
National Hurricane Center
Houston/Galveston PORTS
Texas Parks Harmful Algal Blooms
AVHRR Images (Johns Hopkins)
TCOON (TAMUCC)
WAVCIS (LSU)

Texas General Land Office
 Texas General Land Office
 George P. Bush, Commissioner

 Oil Spill Prevention
 & Response

Texas Automated Buoy System
Real Time Ocean Observations
Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and
Response since 1995
Geochemical and Environmental Research Group

TABS Data Products
TABS Home
Real Time Data Analysis
Current Summary
Buoy Status
TABS Model Results
NOAA Wave Model
Vector Addition Trajectory Tool

NOAA GNOME Oil Spill
Data Products

TGLO/TABS GNOME Forecast
TWBD Texas Bays and Estuaries
GNOME Files

NOAA GNOME Download

Weather
Hurricane Tracks
Marine Forecasts
 TX     LA     Offshore   
MRF 10 day forecast (UNiSYS)


TABS Information
IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners
TABS News
TABS Web Site Stats
Comments


Articles & Publications
Development of TABS paper(pdf)
Ten Years of TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2001 TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2009 TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2011 TABS paper(pdf)


Links
GCOOS (Member)
TGLO Oilspill Division
NDBC    Home    West Gulf   
TWBD Tide Forecasts
National Hurricane Center
Houston/Galveston PORTS
Texas Parks Harmful Algal Blooms
AVHRR Images (Johns Hopkins)
TCOON (TAMUCC)
WAVCIS (LSU)

Texas Coastal Marine Forecast
Expires:201805261545;;535229
FZUS54 KLCH 260304
CWFLCH

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1004 PM CDT Fri May 25 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.


GMZ400-261545-
Synopsis for Lower Atchafalaya River LA to High Island TX out
60 NM including Sabine and Calcasieu Lakes and Vermilion Bay
1004 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS...
Light winds and low seas will continue into late Saturday night. 
A gradual increase in offshore winds and much higher seas can be 
expected Sunday through Tuesday between the Cameron and the Lower
Atchafalaya River coastal waters as Alberto moves through central
Gulf Waters and swells move out from the system. 

$$


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FZUS54 KHGX 260333
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
1033 PM CDT Fri May 25 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.


GMZ370-375-261615-
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-
1033 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Seas 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to
20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 

$$

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FZUS54 KHGX 260333
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
1033 PM CDT Fri May 25 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.


GMZ350-355-261615-
Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out
20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 NM-
1033 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Seas 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds around 10 knots becoming west
after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 

$$


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FZUS54 KHGX 260333
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
1033 PM CDT Fri May 25 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.


GMZ330-335-261615-
Matagorda Bay-Galveston Bay-
1033 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A
slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Bay waters smooth. 
.SUNDAY...West winds around 5 knots becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Bay waters smooth. 
.MONDAY...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming west in the
afternoon. Bay waters smooth. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Bay waters smooth. 
.TUESDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Bay waters smooth. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly
choppy. 
.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly
choppy. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters
slightly choppy. 

$$


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FZUS54 KHGX 260333
CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
1033 PM CDT Fri May 25 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.


GMZ300-261615-
Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60
nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays
1033 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...
High pressure over the eastern U.S. and low pressure over West Texas
will maintain light onshore winds through the weekend.  Sub-tropical
storm Alberto will gradually strengthen as it moves from near the
Yucatan into the east-central Gulf. Swells will propagate into 
the western Gulf and sea heights will increase Sunday morning and 
linger into Monday. Mariners are urged to keep up with the 
forecasts this weekend and monitor updates from the National 
Hurricane Center. 

$$


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FZUS54 KCRP 260324
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1024 PM CDT Fri May 25 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. 
 

GMZ270-275-261630-
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-
1024 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South wind around 10 knots. Seas 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south
after midnight. Seas 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southwest after
midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.MONDAY...West wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southwest in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY...Southwest wind around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. 

$$

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FZUS54 KCRP 260324
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1024 PM CDT Fri May 25 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. 
 

GMZ250-261630-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
1024 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots shifting south
early in the morning. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots shifting south
after midnight. Seas 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 feet. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots shifting south
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.MONDAY...Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind around 10 knots shifting south
after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South wind around 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet. 

$$


Expires:201805261630;;536039
FZUS54 KCRP 260324
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1024 PM CDT Fri May 25 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. 
 

GMZ230-261630-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
1024 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...South wind 5 to 10 knots. Bays smooth. 
.SATURDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming south
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy. 
.SUNDAY...South wind 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally
choppy. 
.MONDAY...Southwest wind around 5 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Bays smooth. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots shifting south
after midnight. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. 
.TUESDAY...South wind around 10 knots becoming 10 to 15 knots in
the afternoon. Bays slightly choppy to occasionally choppy. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy
to occasionally choppy. 
.WEDNESDAY...South wind 10 to 15 knots. Bays slightly choppy to
occasionally choppy. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast wind 15 to 20 knots. Bays choppy. 

$$


Expires:201805261630;;536037
FZUS54 KCRP 260324
CWFCRP

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
1024 PM CDT Fri May 25 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. 
 

GMZ200-261630-
1024 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
A weak south flow expected tonight into Saturday morning. The 
flow will become weak to moderate southeast again during the 
afternoon and evening Saturday as the sea-breeze develops and 
pushes inland. A continuation of weak to at times moderate flow 
and low seas will prevail early next week. Swell periods may 
increase early in the week as swells associated with Subtropical 
Storm Alberto arrive across the west Gulf. 

$$


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FZUS54 KBRO 260258
CWFBRO

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
958 PM CDT Fri May 25 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.


GMZ100-261500-
Synopsis for Baffin Bay to Rio Grande out 60 nm-
958 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Favorable marine conditions will continue along the Lower
Texas Coast through much of the weekend with light to moderate 
winds and low to moderate seas anticipated. However, Subtropical 
Storm Alberto will move northward through the central and eastern 
Gulf of Mexico through early next week. Depending on strength of 
the system, an increase in swells will need to be monitored by 
early next week. 

$$


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FZUS54 KBRO 260258
CWFBRO

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
958 PM CDT Fri May 25 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.


GMZ150-155-261500-
Coastal waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-
958 PM CDT Fri May 25 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. 
.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots shifting south
after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots shifting southeast in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. 

$$