Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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FPUS74 KBRO 012128
NOWBRO

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
428 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

GMZ150-155-170-175-012300-
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-
428 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH 6 PM...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TO
DRIFT WEST TO SOUTHWEST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN MOST COASTAL WATERS.
THE CLUSTER OF SHOWERS AND STORMS IS NOTED 30 TO 40 MILES EAST OF
PORT ISABEL AND THE CITY OF SOUTH PADRE ISLAND MOVING SLOWLY WEST
SOUTHWEST AT AROUND 10 KNOTS. MOST OF THE ACTIVITY TO STAY OVER
THE OUTER WATERS WITH A FEW SHOWERS POSSIBLY DRIFTING INTO THE THE
NEAR SHORE WATERS WITH EVEN A LOWER CHANCE OF SHOWERS IMPACTING
THE LAGUNA MADRE THE BEACHES OF SOUTH PADRE ISLAND AND BOCA CHICA
BEACH. LIGHT RAIN IS EXPECTED WITH THE MAJORITY OF THE SHOWERS
WITH BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY WIND AND A FEW LIGHTNING STRIKES
WITH THE THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE OUTER WATERS.

$$

TXZ252-253-012300-
STARR-HIDALGO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIO GRANDE CITY...ROMA...MCALLEN...
EDINGBURG...PHARR...MISSION...WESLACO
428 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.NOW...
A FEW SHOWERS ARE TRYING TO DEVELOP ALONG OUT FLOW BOUNDARIES
NORTH OF ELSA AND EDCOUCH IN EASTERN HIDALGO COUNTIES. THROUGH 530
PM THE SHOWERS AND A POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORM MIGHT IMPACT THE
MCALLEN METRO VICINITY, MISSION AND LA JOYA. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS
MAY DEVELOP OVER EASTERN STARR COUNTY AS THIS ACTIVITY DRIFTS
SOUTHWEST AT AROUND 15 MPH. LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN IS THE MAIN
IMPACT WITH BRIEF HEAVY RAIN IF A THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPS.

$$

TXZ255-257-012300-
INLAND CAMERON-COASTAL CAMERON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROWNSVILLE...HARLINGEN...PORT ISABEL...
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND...LAGUNA HEIGHTS...LAGUNA VISTA
428 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.NOW...
A OUT FLOW BOUNDARY FROM EARLIER SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER
TAMAULIPAS STATE MEXICO AND ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS OF THE
LOWER TEXAS COASTAL ARE MOVING INTO CAMERON COUNTY. AN ISOLATED
SHOWERS PRODUCING LIGHT RAIN OR SPRINKLES IS POSSIBLE THROUGH 530
PM.

$$


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