252  
FZUS54 KCRP 312040  
CWFCRP  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX  
340 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 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.  
 
GMZ200-011000-  
340 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS
 
 
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WIND WILL INCREASE TO MODERATE TO STRONG LEVELS  
TONIGHT OVER THE COASTAL WATERS AS HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO  
BUILD OVER THE REGION. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SATURDAY AFTERNOON  
AND EVENING AS THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT WEAKENS. A MODERATE  
ONSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP BY SUNDAY AND PERSIST INTO EARLY NEXT  
WEEK. SEAS WILL GRADUALLY BUILD AS A RESULT OF THE STRONGER WIND.  
RAIN CHANCES WILL RETURN BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.  
 

 
 
GMZ235-011000-  
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-  
340 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS  
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY  
ROUGH.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY  
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ230-011000-  
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-  
340 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION
 
 
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO  
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. BAYS CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAYS CHOPPY.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAYS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY  
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST  
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ250-255-011000-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT  
20 NM-  
340 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.   
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20  
KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS  
UP TO 5 FEET.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO  
8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ270-275-011000-  
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-  
340 PM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING  
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...  
   
TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO 20  
KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
SUNDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO  
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS  
UP TO 6 FEET.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.    
MONDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 9 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 10 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHEAST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO  
9 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
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