Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KCRP 062023
AFDCRP

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
323 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

.SHORT TERM (TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT)...QUIET WEATHER IS IN
STORE ACROSS SOUTH TEXAS DURING THE SHORT TERM PERIOD. DRIER AIR HAS
MOVED INTO THE REGION AS EVIDENT PWAT/S OF 1.48 INCHES ON THE 12Z
CRP SOUNDING. COMBINATION OF THE DRIER AIR AND FLAT MID LEVEL
RIDGING SHOULD KEEP DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS SOUTH TEXAS TONIGHT
THROUGH TOMORROW NIGHT. AS WITH THIS MORNING...THERE COULD BE A
ROGUE SHOWER OR TWO OVER THE GULF WATERS BUT COVERAGE SHOULD BE FAR
TOO LIMITED TO MENTION IN THE FORECAST. VERY WARM CONDITIONS WILL
PERSIST ON TUESDAY WITH HIGHS NEAR 100 OUT WEST WITH LOWER 90S OVER
THE COASTAL BEND INTO THE VICTORIA CROSSROADS. LITTLE VARIATION IS
EXPECTED WITH MIN TEMPS AS LOWS WILL REMAIN IN THE MIDDLE TO
UPPER 70S. PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL CONTINUE TO BE ELEVATED THROUGH
THE PERIOD...RESULTING IN BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS OVER THE
AREA. CONDITIONS MAY FLIRT WITH SCA LEVELS...BUT WILL KEEP WINDS
IN THE SCEC RANGE FOR NOW.

&&

.LONG TERM (WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY)...CONTINUED QUIET WEATHER
EXPECTED AS STRONG MID LEVEL RIDGE CENTER SHIFTS FROM SE CONUS TO
SW CONUS THROUGH THE LONG TERM PERIOD. LACK OF SIGNIFICANT DEEP
LAYER MOISTURE AND STRONG SUBSIDENCE WILL KEEP PRECIP CHANCES LOW
TO NIL. PRESSURE GRADIENT FORCE WILL BE UNSEASONABLY STRONG ACROSS
TEXAS ON WEDNESDAY...RESULTING IN BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS.
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE EAST OVER THE WEEKEND
RESULTING IN LIGHTER WIND AND HOTTER DAYTIME TEMPS.
NOCTURNALLY...DRIER AIRMASS AND LIGHT WIND MAY ALLOW FOR MIN
TEMPS OVER THE WEEKEND/EARLY NEXT WEEK TO BE APPROX 2 TO 3 DEGREES
COOLER THAN PREVIOUS DAYS.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
CORPUS CHRISTI    79  91  78  92  77  /  10  10   0  10  10
VICTORIA          77  90  76  93  75  /  10  10   0  10  10
LAREDO            78  99  77 100  76  /  10  10   0   0   0
ALICE             77  94  76  95  75  /  10  10   0  10   0
ROCKPORT          81  88  80  90  80  /  10  10   0  10  10
COTULLA           76  97  76  97  75  /  10  10   0   0   0
KINGSVILLE        78  92  78  94  76  /  10  10   0  10  10
NAVY CORPUS       80  88  79  90  80  /  10  10   0  10  10

&&

.CRP WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
GM...NONE.

&&

$$

TB/78...SHORT TERM
RH/79...LONG TERM



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