127  
FZUS54 KHGX 270235  
CWFHGX  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX  
935 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
 
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.  
 
GMZ300-271530-  
SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60  
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS  
935 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE SITUATED OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL GULF OF MEXICO WILL  
MAINTAIN LIGHT ONSHORE WINDS AND LOW SEAS THROUGH THE END OF THIS  
WEEK. A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY IS EXPECTED TO SAG INTO EAST TEXAS  
LATE IN THE WEEKEND AND COULD MEANDER CLOSE TO THE UPPER TEXAS  
COAST INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.  
 

 
 
GMZ330-335-271530-  
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-  
935 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.  
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THURSDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO  
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH BECOMING SLIGHTLY  
CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST  
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING  
SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO  
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING  
SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
SUNDAY
 
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.  
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
MONDAY
 
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.  
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
GMZ350-355-370-375-271530-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT  
20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-  
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO  
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-  
935 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
THURSDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO  
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO  
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
SUNDAY
 
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS  
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    
MONDAY
 
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.  
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
 

 
 
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