Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
WWUS84 KCRP 051606
SPSCRP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1006 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

TXZ229>234-239>241-052300-
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTULLA...CALLIHAM...CROSS...
LOMA ALTA...TILDEN...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...VICTORIA...LAREDO...FREER...BENAVIDES...SAN DIEGO...
ALICE...ORANGE GROVE
1006 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

A VERY COLD AIRMASS IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN OVER SOUTH TEXAS
OVERNIGHT. TEMPERATURES OVER SOME INLAND PORTIONS OF THE COASTAL
BEND WILL LIKELY APPROACH THE FREEZING MARK TOWARD FRIDAY
MORNING. WHILE THE GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR TEMPERATURES TO FALL TO
AROUND 32 DEGREES WILL BE NEAR AND NORTH OF A COTULLA TO TULEA TO
VICTORIA LINE...TEMPERATURES COULD APPROACH FREEZING OVER SOME
INLAND AREAS SOUTH OF THIS LINE...GENERALLY NEAR AND NORTH OF AN
ENCINAL TO ALICE TO SKIDMORE TO PORT LAVACA LINE.

AT THIS TIME...NORTH WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH ALONG WITH SOME CLOUD
COVER IN THE MID LEVELS WILL LIMIT STRONG RADIATIONAL
COOLING...WITH A LIGHT FREEZE EXPECTED OVER THE EXTREME NORTHERN
PORTIONS OF SOUTH TEXAS...AND ISOLATED FREEZING TEMPERATURES
FARTHER SOUTH. THUS...PROLONGED FREEZING TEMPERATURES OF 32
DEGREES OR LOWER FOR 2 OR MORE HOURS IN NOT EXPECTED...AND THUS A
FREEZE WARNING IS NOT EXPECTED TO BE ISSUED AT THIS TIME.

HOWEVER...SOME OF THE NORTHERN AND INLAND PORTIONS OF SOUTH TEXAS
MAY EXPERIENCE WIND CHILLS AROUND 25 DEGREES...WITH NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MAY BE REQUIRED FOR PORTIONS
OF SOUTH TEXAS TONIGHT.

RESIDENTS LIVING IN THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL PORTIONS OF SOUTH
TEXAS SHOULD PREPARE FOR THIS COLD WEATHER. PROTECT YOUR
TEMPERATURE-SENSITIVE PLANTS AND ANIMALS FROM THE COLD AND WIND.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO...OR OTHER
MEDIA OUTLETS FOR THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE
WEATHER UPDATES ON THIS COLD ARCTIC AIRMASS.

$$

GW



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.