Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FXUS64 KCRP 312350 AAA
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
550 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...UPDATE FOR 00Z AVIATION BRIEFING.

&&

.AVIATION...XPCTNG VFR THIS EVENING FOR MAIN S TX TERMINALS. LIGHT
RAIN SHIELD CONTINUES TO XPAND EWRD ACROSS S TX BUT ASSOCIATED
CIGS REMAIN HIGH AND ARE XPCTD TO REMAIN VFR THRU THE EVENING. RAIN
SHIELD SHOULD END FROM WEST TO EAST LATE THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT WITH UNCERTAINTY THEN INCREASING REGARDING FLIGHT RULES.
HAVE VFR PREVAILING AT ALL TERMINALS FOR THE OVERNIGHT HRS BUT
CANNOT RULE OUT SOME REDUCTION IN CIGS/VSBYS IF ENOUGH MOISTURE
ADVECTION OCCURS. REGARDLESS OF WHETHER CONDITIONS DETERIORATE
LATE TONIGHT...MOST IF NOT ALL OF SUNDAY SHOULD BE VFR AS DRIER
LLVL AIR BUILDS INTO THE REGION FROM THE WEST. SRLY WINDS 5 TO 15
KTS TONIGHT /GREATEST AT KCRP/ BECOMING WRLY MID/LATE MRNG SUN
THRU SUN AFTN. STRONGER WINDS TO EXIST TONIGHT JUST ABOVE THE SFC AT
KCRP/KVCT/KALI BUT VALUES NOT XPCTD TO BE STRONG ENOUGH JUST YET
TO INCLUDE MENTION OF NON CONVECTIVE LLWS. COLD FRONT ARRIVES
JUST BEYOND VALID TAF PERIOD.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
CORPUS CHRISTI    62  75  46  53  44  /  50  20  20  10  20
VICTORIA          59  74  41  52  40  /  50  40  20  10  10
LAREDO            59  76  48  54  42  /  40  10  10  10  30
ALICE             60  77  46  54  42  /  60  20  20  10  20
ROCKPORT          62  68  45  52  46  /  40  30  20  10  10
COTULLA           57  73  45  55  41  /  40  20  10  10  10
KINGSVILLE        61  78  47  54  43  /  50  20  20  10  20
NAVY CORPUS       62  70  47  53  47  /  40  20  20  10  20

&&

.CRP WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
GM...GALE WATCH FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING FOR THE
     FOLLOWING ZONES: 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.

&&

$$

RH/79...AVIATION



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