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Texas General Land Office  Texas General
 Land Office
 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
Check out our new Beta site
Real Time Data Analysis
Current Summary
Buoy Status
TABS Model Results
NOAA Wave Model
Vector Addition Trajectory Tool

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)
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Texas Coastal Marine Forecast
Expires:201412212130;;095648
FZUS54 KLCH 211523
CWFLCH
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
923 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60 NM

GMZ400-212130-
SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES
923 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60 NM...
LIGHT NORTHEAST TO EAST FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHWEST
GULF TODAY. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP BY MONDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE
MOVES OFF TO THE EAST...AND STRENGTHEN ON TUESDAY AS LOW PRESSURE
DEVELOPS OVER THE PLAINS. A COLD FRONT SWEEPS ACROSS THE WATERS
LATE TUESDAY...WITH STRONG NORTHWEST TO WEST WINDS BEHIND IT
THROUGH MID-WEEK.
$$

Expires:201412220415;;095343
FZUS54 KHGX 211511
CWFHGX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
911 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
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.

GMZ370-375-220415-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
911 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO
11 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 14 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. 
$$

Expires:201412220415;;095342
FZUS54 KHGX 211511
CWFHGX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
911 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
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.

GMZ350-355-220415-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
911 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.THIS AFTERNOON...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP
TO 10 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 7 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. 
$$

Expires:201412220415;;095341
FZUS54 KHGX 211511
CWFHGX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
911 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
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.

GMZ330-335-220415-
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
911 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.THIS AFTERNOON...WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. 
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. 
$$

Expires:201412220415;;095340
FZUS54 KHGX 211511
CWFHGX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
911 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
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.

GMZ300-220415-
SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS
911 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF WILL BE MOVING OFF TO THE
EAST TODAY...ALLOW WINDS TO SHIFT TO THE EAST THEN SOUTHEAST
THROUGH TONIGHT. ONSHORE WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN BRIEFLY MONDAY AS
THE GRADIENT TIGHTENS IN RESPONSE TO THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM
DEEPENING OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS. THIS SYSTEM WILL HELP DRAG A
STRONG COLD FRONT INTO THE COASTAL WATERS TUESDAY AFTERNOON. VERY
COLD AIR IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT WILL HELP PRODUCE WIND GUSTS AT
OR NEAR GALE FORCE BY TUESDAY NIGHT.
$$

Expires:201412220415;;095819
FZUS54 KCRP 211529
CWFCRP
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
929 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
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. 
 

GMZ270-275-220415-
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-
929 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
AND DRIZZLE. 
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE
EVENING. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. 
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 25 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
5 FEET BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 13 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 10 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. 
$$
GW/TB/RH

Expires:201412220415;;095818
FZUS54 KCRP 211529
CWFCRP
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
929 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
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. 
 

GMZ250-220415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
929 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
AND DRIZZLE. 
.TONIGHT...EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. 
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 5 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO
9 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
UP TO 6 FEET. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FEET BUILDING TO 2 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. 
$$

Expires:201412220415;;095816
FZUS54 KCRP 211529
CWFCRP
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
929 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
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. 
 

GMZ230-220415-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
929 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND DRIZZLE. 
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. PATCHY SEA FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY TO ROUGH. PATCHY SEA FOG
IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY TO
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH. 
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. 
$$

Expires:201412220415;;095814
FZUS54 KCRP 211529
CWFCRP
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
929 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
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. 
 

GMZ200-220415-
929 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...
PATCHY LIGHT RAIN AND DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH
TONIGHT...AS MOISTURE LIFTS ALONG A WEAKENING FRONTAL BOUNDARY.
WEAK TO MODERATE EAST TO NORTHEAST FLOW WILL BECOME
SOUTHEASTERLY BY TONIGHT. A WEAK TO MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW IS
EXPECTED ON MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT AHEAD OF THE NEXT COLD FRONT
ON TUESDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA
DURING THE DAY TUESDAY WITH STRONG TO VERY STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW
DEVELOPING IN ITS WAKE. SEAS WILL BECOME CHAOTIC AND HAZARDOUS
AFTER FRONTAL PASSAGE. OFFSHORE FLOW WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE ON
WEDNESDAY...BUT REMAIN STRONG...WITH A MUCH WEAKER OFFSHORE FLOW
EXPECTED FOR CHRISTMAS DAY.
$$