Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FXUS64 KHGX 251733
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1133 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

.AVIATION...
NOT A LOT OF ISSUES WITH THE 18Z TAFS WITH THE TIMING OF THE WEAK
COLD FRONT AS THE MAIN HIGHLIGHT. VFR. 41

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 1005 AM CST SUN JAN 25 2015/

UPDATE...
MORNING FORECAST UPDATE.

DISCUSSION...
LATEST OBS AT 16Z SHOW WINDS SHIFTING FROM SW TO NW AT
KCLL/KUTS/KLFT INDICATING THE COLD FRONT PUSHING INTO THE FORECAST
AREA. COLD FRONT WILL MAINLY BE A WIND SHIFT TODAY ACROSS THE AREA
WITH COOLER CONDITIONS TOMORROW...I.E. HIGHS TODAY IN THE UPPER
60S V LOW/MID 60S TOMORROW. LOW PRESSURE OVER MID MISS RIVER
VALLEY WILL MOVE E/SE ASSOCIATED WITH A FAST MOVING CLIPPER SYSTEM
ALOFT. THIS SYSTEM WILL EVENTUALLY REACH THE ATLANTIC COAST
MON/TUE AND GO FULL BEAST MODE BOMBING OUT AS IT MOVES JUST EAST
OF NEW ENGLAND. FOR SE TX THIS WILL ALLOW FOR HIGH PRESSURE OVER
THE AREA AND GENERALLY QUIET CONDITIONS FOR MUCH OF THE WEEK.
FORECAST LOOKS ON TRACK SO NO CHANGES PLANNED AT THIS TIME. EXPECT
MINIMAL CHANGES FOR THE AFTERNOON FORECAST.

39

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
COLLEGE STATION (CLL)      66  42  65  46  73 /   0   0   0   0   0
HOUSTON (IAH)              68  43  65  45  73 /   0   0   0   0   0
GALVESTON (GLS)            63  47  61  49  65 /   0   0   0   0   0

&&

.HGX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
GM...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION THROUGH MONDAY MORNING FOR
     THE FOLLOWING ZONES: WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA
     SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM...WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO
     FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM.

     SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION FROM 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
     THROUGH MONDAY MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES: WATERS FROM
     HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM.

&&

$$

DISCUSSION...99
AVIATION/MARINE...41


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