Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FXUS64 KHGX 010455
AFDHGX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1155 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.AVIATION...
EVENING SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWS MVFR TO IFR CEILINGS PUSHING IN
FROM THE SOUTHWEST... WITH THE LEADING EDGE APPROACHING THE
INTERSTATE 45 CORRIDOR AS OF 11 PM CDT. MAIN UPDATE TO 06Z TAFS
WAS TO BUMP UP TIMING FOR LOWERED CEILINGS BASED ON LATEST TRENDS.
NOT ENTIRELY CONVINCED ANY BR THAT DEVELOPS WILL CAUSE CATEGORY
CHANGES AT THE TERMINALS AS SOME MIXING IS STILL OCCURRING /KHGX
VAD WIND PROFILER SHOWING 25 TO 30 KNOT WINDS JUST OFF THE
SURFACE/... AND HAVE BEGUN TRENDING VISIBILITIES UPWARD IN
RESPONSE. VFR CONDITIONS LOOK TO RETURN BY MID-MORNING WITH
ISOLATED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON AS A DISTURBANCE LOCATED OVER FAR WEST TEXAS PER 00Z
UPPER AIR ANALYSIS SHIFTS WEST. ANTICIPATE ACTIVITY TO DIMINISH
WITH LOSS OF INSOLATION AND BETTER FORCING FROM THIS DISTURBANCE
WEDNESDAY EVENING... WITH A RETURN TO MVFR CEILINGS BY WEDNESDAY
NIGHT.

HUFFMAN

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
COLLEGE STATION (CLL)      65  81  65  84  67 /  10  50  30  10  10
HOUSTON (IAH)              65  82  68  84  69 /  10  40  30  20  10
GALVESTON (GLS)            67  74  68  77  69 /  10  20  20  10  10

&&

.HGX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

$$



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