Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Hazardous Weather Outlook...Updated
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
400 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

TXZ248>257-201200-
Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Kenedy-Starr-Hidalgo-Inland
Willacy-Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
400 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Deep South
Texas.

...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY OVERNIGHT WITH DAMAGING WIND LARGE HAIL
TORRENTIAL RAIN AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING POSSIBLE...

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

TONIGHT: A LINE OF INTENSE THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS DEEP SOUTH
TEXAS BETWEEN MID EVENING AND DAYBREAK MONDAY. SOME OF THE STRONGER
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS FROM 60 TO 70 MPH...HAIL
THE SIZE OF QUARTERS OR LARGER...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING...AND TORRENTIAL RAINS REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO BELOW 1
MILE AT TIMES.

DAMAGING WINDS IMPACTING POORLY BUILT STRUCTURES COULD MAKE THEM
UNINHABITABLE. LARGE HAIL COULD DAMAGE VEHICLES AND BUILDINGS
ESPECIALLY IF DRIVEN BY STRONG WIND. LIGHTNING STRIKES COULD CAUSE
LOCAL POWER OUTAGES AND TORRENTIAL RAINS FALLING OVER POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS COULD LEAVE A FOOT OR TWO OF INUNDATION.

A MODERATE THREAT FOR RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS IS EXPECTED ALONG
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND. SWIMMERS MAY HAVE DIFFICULTY NAVIGATING THE
CURRENTS AND CHOPPY WAVES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

MONDAY: MORNING THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY
COULD PRODUCE ENOUGH HEAVY RAINFALL TO CAUSE LOCALIZED STREET
FLOODING BETWEEN BROWNSVILLE AND PORT ISABEL AND SOUTH PADRE ISLAND.
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING MAY CAUSE LOCAL POWER OUTAGES IN
THE LOWER VALLEY.

A MODERATE THREAT FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE MONDAY INTO
TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED LATER TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
MONDAY.

$$

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-201200-Laguna Madre from the Port of
Brownsville to the Arroyo Colorado-Laguna Madre from the Arroyo
Colorado To 5 NM north of Port Mansfield TX-Laguna Madre from 5 nm
north of Port Mansfield to Baffin Bay TX-Coastal waters from Port
Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-Coastal waters from Baffin Bay
to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-Waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio
Grande extending from 20 to 60 nm-Waters from Baffin Bay to Port
Mansfield extending from 20 to 60 nm-437 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of The Gulf of
Mexico and The Laguna Madre.

...THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING WITH
DAMAGING WIND LARGE HAIL TORRENTIAL RAIN AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING
POSSIBLE...

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

TONIGHT: A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE LAGUNA MADRE
AND INTO THE NEARSHORE WATERS BEFORE DAYBREAK MONDAY. FREQUENT
CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING AND TORRENTIAL RAIN REDUCING VISIBILITY
BELOW 1 NAUTICAL MILE WILL ACCOMPANY ALL STORMS. THE STRONGEST
THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GALE TO POSSIBLY STORM FORCE GUSTS...
BRIEFLY ROUGH TO VERY ROUGH WAVES...AND HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

MONDAY: LINES OR CLUSTERS OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
GULF WATERS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER
LIGHTNING AND TORRENTIAL RAINS REDUCING VISIBILITY BELOW 1
NAUTICAL MILE WILL ACCOMPANY THE STORMS AND WINDS COULD GUST TO
GALE FORCE ESPECIALLY IN THE MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED LATER TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
MONDAY.

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