Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FXUS64 KHGX 051711
AFDHGX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1211 PM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...

18Z AVIATION...SCT CU FIELD AROUND 4KFT WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF
ISO SHRA/TSRA EXPECTED FOR THIS AFT. EXPECTED CONVECTIVE COVERAGE
IS TOO LIMITED FOR MENTION IN TAFS. SOUTH WINDS 10-15 KTS
TODAY...5-10 TONIGHT...AND AROUND 15 KTS TOMORROW. THERE IS A
WINDOW FOR MVFR/IFR CEILINGS LATE TONIGHT/EARLY MON AT CXO...UTS
AND CLL. 33

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.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 956 AM CDT SUN JUL 5 2015/

UPDATE...
OTHER THAN BUMPING TEMPS AND DEW POINTS UPWARDS A NOTCH TO BETTER
MATCH OBS...NO OTHER UPDATES NEEDED AT THIS TIME. WILL HAVE TO
KEEP AN EYE ON HEAT INDICES THIS MORNING/EARLY AFTERNOON UNTIL
DIURNAL MIXING AND INCREASING WINDS BEGIN TO DIP TDS OUT OF THE
UPPER 70S TO NEAR 80F. MANY SITES WILL APPROACH 105F FOR HEAT
INDICES...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE COAST. CAN`T RULE OUT A STRAY
SHOWER/TSTM NEAR THE COAST AND ALONG NORTHERN/EASTERN COUNTIES
THIS AFTERNOON GIVEN THE ABUNDANT MOISTURE IN PLACE...ALTHOUGH
OVERALL SETUP MUCH LESS FAVORABLE THAN YESTERDAY.

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&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
COLLEGE STATION (CLL)      93  77  93  76  92 /  20  10   0   0  20
HOUSTON (IAH)              93  78  94  78  92 /  20  10  10   0  20
GALVESTON (GLS)            89  81  90  80  89 /  20  10  10  10  20

&&

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

$$

DISCUSSION...33


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