Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
523 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

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AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
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523 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS..

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
DENSE FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA.
SOME AREAS VISIBILITY HAS DROPPED BELOW A QUARTER MILE.

THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER TODAY FOR AREAS SOUTH
AND EAST OF HOUSTON. STORMS MAY FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
ALONG THE COAST AND PUSH EAST. THE STORM ENVIRONMENT MAY BE
SUPPORTIVE OF STORMS THAT ROTATE WHICH COULD PRODUCE DAMAGING
WINDS AND TORNADOES. SOME OF THE STRONG OR SEVERE STORMS COULD
ALSO PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WHICH WITH RECENT RAINFALL
COULD PRODUCE FLOODING. THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE SOUTH OF I-10 AND
ALONG THE COAST FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING
HOURS. STORMS SHOULD BE MOVING QUICKLY EAST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
VERY STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY SO A WIND
ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED. WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON.

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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-
523 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS..

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
DENSE FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH GALVESTON BAY AND ADJOINING
NEARSHORE WATERS OF THE GULF OF MEXICO. FOG SHOULD DISSIPATE LATE
THIS MORNING.

STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE UPPER
TEXAS COAST THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE
DAMAGING WIND GUSTS BUT WATERSPOUTS MAY ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PUSH OFF THE COAST EARLY SUNDAY. GALE
FORCE WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AND A GALE WATCH HAS BEEN
ISSUED FOR ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS AND BAYS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON.


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