Live Weather Observations


Station FCGT2 - 8772447
USCG Freeport, TX

June 28, 2016 10:12 pm CDT
Location: 28.943N 95.302W
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.99 in (1015.5 mb)
Air Temperature: 77.9°F (25.5°C)
Water Temperature: 85.6°F (29.8°C)


Coastal Marine Forecast

FZUS54 KHGX 290329
CWFHGX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1029 PM CDT TUE JUN 28 2016

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.

GMZ300-291615-
SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS
1029 PM CDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS AND LOW SEAS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
END OF THE WEEK... WITH LINGERING CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A NEARLY STATIONARY FRONTAL BOUNDARY IN THE
WESTERN GULF. AN ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED TO RETURN TO THE AREA
ON THURSDAY BUT WILL NOT BEGIN TO STRENGTHEN UNTIL FRIDAY NIGHT OR
SATURDAY WHEN LOW PRESSURE OVER WEST TEXAS BEGINS TO DEEPEN.
MODERATE SOUTH WINDS AND SLIGHTLY ELEVATED SEAS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND...AND CAUTION FLAGS MIGHT BE NEEDED.

$$

GMZ330-335-291615-
MATAGORDA BAY-GALVESTON BAY-
1029 PM CDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING
SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY
CHOPPY. 
.SATURDAY...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. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. 
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. 

$$

GMZ350-355-291615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
1029 PM CDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. 
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. 

$$

GMZ370-375-291615-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1029 PM CDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. 
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. 

$$




Marine Weather Message

WHUS74 KHGX 280340
MWWHGX

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1040 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...ELEVATED SEAS REMAIN WELL OFFSHORE...

GMZ370-375-281145-
/O.NEW.KHGX.SC.Y.0044.160528T0340Z-160528T1200Z/
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1040 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
SATURDAY. 

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

* SEAS...6 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Offshore Marine Forecast

FZNT24 KNHC 290133
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

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.

GMZ001-291345-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE EASTERN GULF
THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND...WHILE A SERIES OF TROUGHS MOVE
INTO THE N CENTRAL GULF. A WEAK TROUGH WILL MOVE WESTWARD OFF THE
YUCATAN PENINSULA INTO THE SW GULF EACH EVENING BEFORE DISSIPATING
EACH MORNING.

$$

GMZ011-291345-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$

GMZ013-291345-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. 
.WED...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO SW LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

$$

GMZ015-291345-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

$$

GMZ017-291345-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$

GMZ019-291345-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. 
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$

GMZ021-291345-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

$$

GMZ023-291345-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS. 
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$

GMZ025-291345-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
933 PM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN