694  
FZUS54 KCRP 040302  
CWFCRP  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX  
1002 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016  
 
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.  
 
GMZ200-041600-  
1002 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS
 
 
A WEAK TO MODERATE NORTHERLY FLOW CAN BE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT. THE  
OFFSHORE FLOW WILL BE WEAK WEDNESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES INTO  
SOUTH TEXAS. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY  
NIGHT AND THURSDAY. ONSHORE FLOW GRADUALLY RETURNS BY THURSDAY  
NIGHT AND INCREASES TO MODERATE LEVELS SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
GMZ235-041600-  
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O\CONNOR-  
1002 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY  
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
WEDNESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO  
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST IN  
THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
FRIDAY
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY  
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.  
 

 
 
GMZ230-041600-  
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-  
1002 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO  
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
WEDNESDAY
 
NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING  
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH.    
THURSDAY
 
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO  
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY  
CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY  
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.  
 

 
 
GMZ250-255-041600-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT  
20 NM-  
1002 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FEET BUILDING TO 2 FEET IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.  
 

 
 
GMZ270-275-041600-  
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-  
1002 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO  
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING  
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.    
THURSDAY
 
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND UP TO 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET SUBSIDING  
TO 1 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FEET BUILDING TO  
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.  
 

 
 
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