973  
FZUS54 KCRP 242107  
CWFCRP  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX  
307 PM CST MON NOV 24 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.  
 
GMZ200-251030-  
307 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS
 
 
GENERALLY MODERATE OFFSHORE FLOW THIS EVENING. STRONG OFFSHORE  
FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE OFFSHORE COASTAL WATERS AFTER MIDNIGHT  
AND CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...AS SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE  
BUILDS ACROSS THE NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO AND AS SURFACE LOW  
PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE BAY OF CAMPECHE. HOWEVER...WIND WILL  
DECREASE BY LATE TUESDAY AS THE CENTER OF THE SURFACE HIGH  
APPROACHES THE COAST. ONSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP THURSDAY AND  
CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS EAST.  
 

 
 
GMZ235-251030-  
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-  
307 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHWEST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO 5 TO  
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS DECREASING TO UP  
TO 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS  
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.  
 

 
 
GMZ230-251030-  
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-  
307 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
THURSDAY
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS  
IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.  
 

 
 
GMZ255-251030-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT  
20 NM-  
307 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO  
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP  
TO 6 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO  
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS  
UP TO 6 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO  
5 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FEET.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.  
 

 
 
GMZ250-251030-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-  
307 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO  
6 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO  
3 FEET.    
THURSDAY
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.  
 

 
 
GMZ270-275-251030-  
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-  
307 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
 
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH  
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25  
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO  
9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.   
TUESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS  
UP TO 9 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8  
FEET.   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO  
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP  
TO 8 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
THURSDAY
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.  
 

 
 
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