Live Weather Observations


Station FCGT2 - 8772447
USCG Freeport, TX

October 22, 2014 6:18 pm CDT
Location: 28.943N 95.303W
Wind Direction: ENE (70°)
Wind Speed: 7.0 knots
Wind Gust: 12.1 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.03 in (1017.1 mb)
Air Temperature: 74.7°F (23.7°C)
Water Temperature: 77.4°F (25.2°C)


Coastal Marine Forecast

FZUS54 KHGX 222041
CWFHGX
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
341 PM CDT WED OCT 22 2014
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.
GMZ300-230915-
SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS
341 PM CDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...
WINDS WILL DIMINISH OVERNIGHT AS TROPICAL DEPRESSION 9 MOVES EAST.
DECREASING WINDS AND SEAS ARE ANTICIPATED TO RETURN TO THE AREA
THROUGH SATURDAY. A STORM SYSTEM SWINGING EAST THROUGH THE
SOUTHERN PLAINS ON MONDAY WILL INCREASE THE ONSHORE FLOW ACROSS
THE AREA BEGINNING SUNDAY.
$$
GMZ330-335-230915-
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
341 PM CDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING
SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH. 
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH. 
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. 
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. 
$$
GMZ350-355-230915-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
341 PM CDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. 
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. 
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. 
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. 
$$
GMZ370-375-230915-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
341 PM CDT WED OCT 22 2014
...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION...
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. 
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. 
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 7 FEET. 
$$




Marine Weather Message

WHUS74 KHGX 221518
MWWHGX
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1018 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELED...
.A SLIGHTLY WEAKER PRESSURE GRADIENT IS IN PLACE AND SUSTAINED
WINDS HAVE FALLEN BELOW 20 KNOTS AND SEAS ARE CURRENTLY RUNNING 5
TO 6 FEET. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT HAS BEEN
REPLACED WITH A SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.
GMZ370-375-221630-
/O.CAN.KHGX.SC.Y.0062.000000T0000Z-141023T0300Z/
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
1018 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS CANCELLED
THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY. 
A SLIGHTLY WEAKER PRESSURE GRADIENT IS IN PLACE AND SUSTAINED
WINDS HAVE FALLEN BELOW 20 KNOTS AND SEAS ARE CURRENTLY RUNNING 5
TO 6 FEET. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT HAS BEEN
REPLACED WITH A SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.
$$


Offshore Marine Forecast

FZNT24 KNHC 222139
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.
GMZ001-230945-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS...TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE NEAR 19.2N 91.7W 1003 MB AT
5 PM EDT MOVING E-SE AT 4 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT
GUSTS 40 KT. TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE WILL CONTINUE SLOWLY E-SE
AND MOVE INLAND TONIGHT NEAR 19.0N 91.0W...THEN SHIFT SLOWLY
E-SE ACROSS THE YUCATAN PENINSULA...AND EMERGE SAT LATE
ACROSS THE NW CARIBBEAN NEAR 18N87W. A STATIONARY FRONT FROM
EXTREME S FLORIDA TO 23N91.5W WILL MEANDER OVERNIGHT AND BE
OVERTAKEN BY A REINFORCING FRONT THU...REACHING FROM 25N81W TO
23NE OF 90W THU LATE.THEN STALL FROM 25N81W TO 22N86W FRI
MORNING...PUSHING SE OF THE BASIN AS A COLD FRONT FRI NIGHT. 
$$
GMZ011-230945-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
$$
GMZ013-230945-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT. 
$$
GMZ015-230945-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT N OF 27N...
AND 6 TO 8 FT S OF 27N. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT
LATE. 
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
$$
GMZ017-230945-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
$$
GMZ019-230945-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
$$
GMZ021-230945-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...AND E
20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS. 
.THU...STRAITS OF FLORIDA...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.THU NIGHT...STRAITS OF FLORIDA...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI...STRAITS OF FLORIDA...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N
15 TO 20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...AND 6 TO 8 FT ELSEWHERE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
$$
GMZ023-230945-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E 
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
$$
GMZ025-230945-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 5 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST
OF CAMPECHE...AND 6 TO 8 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
$$
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