790  
FZUS54 KCRP 240248 AAA  
CWFCRP  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX  
848 PM CST THU JAN 23 2020  
 
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.  
 
GMZ200-241515-  
848 PM CST THU JAN 23 2020  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS
 
 
LIGHT TO MODERATE NORTHEAST FLOW WILL TURN EASTERLY BY FRIDAY  
AFTERNOON, THEN ONSHORE BY FRIDAY NIGHT. ONSHORE FLOW WILL  
STRENGTHEN TO MODERATE AT TIMES ON SATURDAY ALONG WITH INCREASING  
RAIN CHANCES. A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SATURDAY AND  
SATURDAY NIGHT. A WEAK FRONT MAY SHIFT WINDS TO THE NORTH SUNDAY  
AND RESULT IN DECREASING RAIN CHANCES SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.  
ONSHORE FLOW RETURNS MONDAY, THEN BECOMES OFFSHORE ONCE AGAIN  
WITH A SECOND SYSTEM. RAIN CHANCES RETURN TUESDAY WITH THIS  
SYSTEM.  
 

 
 
GMZ235-241515-  
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O'CONNOR-  
848 PM CST THU JAN 23 2020  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO  
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH  
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
SUNDAY
 
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO  
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
MONDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
GMZ230-241515-  
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-  
848 PM CST THU JAN 23 2020  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY  
CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY  
TO OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAYS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY TO  
OCCASIONALLY CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
SUNDAY
 
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO  
SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.    
MONDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. BAYS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAYS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY  
CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
GMZ250-255-241515-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT  
20 NM-  
848 PM CST THU JAN 23 2020  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO  
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO  
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS  
UP TO 5 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO  
8 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
SUNDAY
 
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
MORNING.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
MONDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING WEST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO  
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
GMZ270-275-241515-  
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-  
848 PM CST THU JAN 23 2020  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
NORTH WIND AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET  
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET.    
FRIDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
SATURDAY
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH  
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL  
SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS.    
SUNDAY
 
WEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 8 FEET. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH  
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
MONDAY
 
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET.    
TUESDAY
 
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS SHIFTING SOUTHWEST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 5 FEET. A  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
WEST WIND AROUND 10 KNOTS SHIFTING NORTHWEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO  
6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
 

 
 
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