Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
236 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

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236 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING AFTER MIDNIGHT. OTHERWISE NO HAZARDOUS
WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY
SUNDAY MORNING.

HEAVY RAINS WILL BE POSSIBLE FIRST IN THE WEST FRIDAY AFTERNOON
AND EXPANDING EASTWARD FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS STORMS SHOULD FORM AND MOVE SLOWLY THROUGH THE REGION.
RAINFALL OF 2 TO 4 INCHES SHOULD BE COMMON WITH SOME AREAS SEEING
AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 5 INCHES. IN ADDITION A SLIGHT RISK OF STRONG
TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXIST FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT WITH
THE PRIMARY THREAT BEING GUSTY WINDS AND HAIL. WITH THE GROUND
BEING SATURATED A GREATER THREAT FOR TREES TOPPLING WILL OCCUR
FROM THE GUSTY WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY.

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236 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT AND MAY AT TIMES LIMIT
VISIBILITIES BELOW 1 MILE. IF ENCOUNTERING DENSE FOG
WHILE DRIVING... MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS...
INCREASE FOLLOWING DISTANCE... AND DECREASE SPEED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT
AND SATURDAY. IN ADDITION A MARGINAL RISK FOR STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXIST FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY AS THE MAIN
SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE REGION. THE PRIMARY THREATS OF SEVERE
WEATHER WILL BE GUSTY WINDS AND HAIL. GIVEN THE WET TO SATURATED
SOILS ACROSS THE AREA STRONG WINDS FROM THUNDERSTORMS MAY INCREASE
THE LIKELIHOOD OF TREES BEING UPROOTED AND FALLING.

ELEVATED RIP CURRENT RISK AND ELEVATED TIDES WILL BE POSSIBLE ON
GULF FACING BEACHES... ESPECIALLY AROUND TIMES OF HIGH TIDE... ON
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY.

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WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-
236 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ONSHORE FLOW INCREASING TONIGHT WITH BUILDING SEAS. SMALL CRAFT
SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION. HAZE AND FOG WILL LIKELY CONTINUE
OVERNIGHT AND COULD REDUCE VISIBILITY BELOW 3 MILES AT TIMES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. CONDITIONS WILL BECOME FAVORABLE FOR LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINS AND POSSIBLE SEVERE WEATHER THESE DAYS.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED ON FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY DUE TO BUILDING SEAS AND STRENGTHENING ONSHORE FLOW.

ELEVATED RIP CURRENT RISK AND ELEVATED TIDES WILL BE POSSIBLE ON
GULF FACING BEACHES... ESPECIALLY AROUND TIMES OF HIGH TIDE... ON
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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