Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FXUS64 KCRP 020537 AAA
AFDCRP

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1237 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...SEE AVIATION SECTION FOR 06Z TAFS.

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.AVIATION...HIGH BOUNDARY LAYER MOISTURE REMAINS OVER THE COASTAL
PLAINS EARLY THIS MORNING WITH DEWPOINT TEMPS IN THE UPPER 70S.
EXPECT AREAS OF MVFR CEILINGS TO FORM BETWEEN 08-09Z OVER THE
INLAND AREAS AND REACHING LRD AREA BETWEEN 10-14Z. LIGHT LOW LEVEL
FLOW OVER THE VICTORIA CROSSROADS WILL LEAD TO FOG FORMING THERE
AROUND 09Z WITH MVFR VSBYS EXPECTED BUT IFR VSBYS POSSIBLE. THE
GOES SOUNDER IMAGE OF PRECIPITABLE WATER SHOWS VERY HIGH MOISTURE
CONTENT OVER THE NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO...TO THE NORTH OF THE
TROPICAL DEPRESSION FIVE. THIS MOISTURE WILL MOVE INTO COASTAL
AREA THIS MORNING. EXPECT SCATTERED SHOWERS TO AFFECT THE SOUTHERN
COASTAL BEND EARLY THIS MORNING AND GRADUALLY MOVE INLAND AND TO
THE NORTH THROUGH LATE MORNING INTO EARLY AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL PROVIDE MVFR CEILINGS/VSBYS BUT IFR VSBYS WILL
BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER STORMS ALONG WITH WIND GUSTS TO 30
KNOTS. EXPECT CONVECTION WILL AFFECT LRD AREA BY LATE AFTERNOON.
CONVECTIVE ACTIVITY SHOULD DIMINISH DURING THE EVENING HOURS WITH
MVFR CEILINGS MOVING BACK INTO THE CRP AREA BY 03-06Z WEDNESDAY.

&&


&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
CORPUS CHRISTI    78  88  77  91  78  /  30  70  40  40  20
VICTORIA          77  92  76  94  76  /  20  50  20  30  10
LAREDO            79  93  78  95  79  /  10  60  30  40  30
ALICE             77  88  75  92  76  /  20  70  30  40  20
ROCKPORT          81  88  79  90  80  /  30  60  30  40  20
COTULLA           77  93  76  93  76  /  10  40  30  40  30
KINGSVILLE        78  88  76  91  77  /  30  70  40  40  20
NAVY CORPUS       81  88  79  90  81  /  30  70  40  40  20

&&

.CRP WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES:
     ARANSAS...CALHOUN...KLEBERG...NUECES...SAN PATRICIO.

GM...NONE.

&&

$$

TMT/89...AVIATION





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