Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
801 AM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

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801 AM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A STRONG UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY APPROACH
SOUTHEAST TEXAS OVER THE WEEKEND. THIS FEATURE WILL INDUCE A
COASTAL TROUGH TO DEVELOP AND THE TWO FEATURES WILL WORK IN TANDEM
TO PRODUCE PERIODS OF RAIN ACROSS SOUTHEAST TEXAS THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. RAINFALL TOTALS BY MONDAY AFTERNOON WILL GENERALLY
AVERAGE BETWEEN 1.00 AND 3.00 INCHES WITH ISOLATED TOTALS OF 8 TO
11 INCHES.  THE RAIN WILL NOT FALL ALL AT ONCE...SO THERE SHOULD
BE TIME FOR STREETS AND CREEKS TO DRAIN BEFORE THE NEXT EPISODE OF
RAINFALL BEGINS. THE GROUND IS DRY BUT RAINFALL SATURDAY WILL
LIKELY BEGIN TO SATURATE THE SOILS. HEAVY RAINS SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY WILL MAY LEAD TO RIVER AND BAYOU FLOODING.
STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE POSSIBLE NEAR THE COAST
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

THURSDAY AS STRONG CANADIAN COLD FRONT WILL USHER IN TEMPERATURES
THAT MAY FALL TO NEAR FREEZING FOR AREAS GENERALLY NORTH OF THE
I-10 CORRIDOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

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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-
801 AM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A COASTAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP LATE FRIDAY AND SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME MORE NUMEROUS OVER THE WEEKEND. A STRONG
EAST TO NORTHEAST WIND WILL BECOME SOUTHEAST BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON
AND HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL BUILD TO 5 TO 10 FEET. SOME OF THE STORMS
COULD BECOME SEVERE SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY. MARINERS SHOULD
PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND STORMY SKIES OVER THE WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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