Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KCRP 291359 AAB
AFDCRP

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
859 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...INCREASED WINDS A BIT MORE FOR TODAY. MODELS ARE
COMING IN LOW WITH RESPECT TO INCREASED SOUTHERLY FLOW...EVEN WITH
THE LLJ FROM THIS MORNING. THE 12Z KCRP SOUNDING RECORDED 43KT AT
1K FT. SHOULD SEE WINDS PICK UP A BIT MORE THROUGH THE LATE
MORNING...WITH WINDS PEAKING IN THE AFTERNOON. A TIGHTENING
PRESSURE GRADIENT IN RESPONSE TO DEVELOPING LOW PRESSURE ACROSS
THE SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS ALONG WITH THE THERMALLY INDUCED GRADIENT
SHOULD OFFER STRONG SOUTHERLY FLOW ACROSS SOUTH TEXAS...ESPECIALLY
FOR THE SOUTHERN COASTAL BEND. AS A RESULT...HAVE ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY FOR KLEBERG...NUECES...AND SAN PATRICIO COUNTIES.

&&

.MARINE...HAVE EXTENDED THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TO INCLUDE THE
NORTHERN BAYS AND THE SOUTHERN NEAR SHORE WATERS IN ADDITION TO
THE SOUTHERN BAYS. THE STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS SHOULD MAINLY
AFFECT AREAS FROM ROCKPORT AND SOUTHWARD. THE SCA IS IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM TO 10 PM TODAY.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
CORPUS CHRISTI    84  67  83  67  79  /   0  10  10  10  30
VICTORIA          83  63  82  64  80  /   0  10  10  10  20
LAREDO            89  66  89  67  82  /   0   0   0  10  30
ALICE             88  64  86  65  81  /   0  10  10  10  30
ROCKPORT          79  67  80  68  78  /   0  10  10  10  20
COTULLA           88  64  87  66  80  /   0   0  10  10  30
KINGSVILLE        86  65  85  66  81  /   0  10  10  10  30
NAVY CORPUS       79  68  79  68  77  /   0  10  10  10  20

&&

.CRP WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...WIND ADVISORY FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING
     FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES: KLEBERG...NUECES...SAN PATRICIO.

GM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM CDT THIS
     EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES: BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM
     BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS...BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT
     ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR...COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY
     TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM.

&&

$$

CB/85...SHORT TERM





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