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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
247 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

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Austin-Brazos-Burleson-Colorado-Fort Bend-Grimes-Harris-Houston-
Liberty-Madison-Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-Waller-
Washington-Wharton-
247 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas..

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

South winds will increase to 15 to 20 mph and gusty this
afternoon. High humidity levels coupled with very warm
temperatures will produce heat index values in the upper
90`s this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A strong upper level storm system coupled with a surface cold
front will produce showers and thunderstorms Saturday night
mainly after midnight. Some of the storms could become strong to
severe with damaging winds and large hail. The storms will end
very early Sunday morning.

Another storm system will approach the region on Wednesday. Some
of the storms could again be strong to severe with damaging winds
and large hail.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Emergency managers and storm spotters should prepare for possible
activation Saturday night.

$$

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Brazoria-Chambers-Galveston-Jackson-Matagorda-
247 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas..

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

South winds will increase to 15 to 25 mph and gusty this
afternoon. High humidity levels coupled with very warm
temperatures will produce heat index values in the upper
90`s this afternoon.

A long southerly fetch will produce elevated tide levels along the
coast late tonight and early Saturday. Tide levels could rise to
between 3.4 and 3.8 feet by Saturday morning and coastal flooding
will be possible. A Coastal Flood Watch is in effect for late
tonight into Saturday. Beachgoers should be prepared for rough
seas and strong rip currents through the weekend.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A strong upper level storm system coupled with a surface cold
front will produce showers and thunderstorms Saturday night mainly
after midnight. Some of the storms could become strong to severe
with damaging winds and large hail. The storms will end very early
Sunday morning.

Another storm system will approach the region on Wednesday. Some
of the storms could again be strong to severe with damaging winds
and large hail.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Emergency managers and storm spotters should prepare for possible
activation Saturday night.

$$

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Coastal waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport out 20 NM-
Galveston Bay-Matagorda Bay-
Waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM-
247 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas..

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Southerly winds will increase through Saturday. Sustained south
winds will reach 25 knots by early Saturday morning with gusts
reaching gale force at times. Seas will build to 5 to 8 feet near
shore and 9 to 12 feet offshore with isolated seas to 15 feet. A
Small Craft Advisory has been issued for tonight through Sunday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Strong southerly winds will persist on Saturday decreasing
Saturday night as a cold front nears the coast. An abrupt wind
shift to the north is expected in the wake of the front on Sunday.
A line of strong storms will accompany the cold front very early
Sunday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$



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