Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FXUS64 KHGX 260514
AFDHGX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1114 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SEE AVIATION FOR 06Z TAF DISCUSSION.

&&

.AVIATION...
VFR THROUGH THE TAF PERIOD. PRESSURE GRADIENT IS BEGINNING TO
TIGHTEN UP A BIT FASTER AS TAIL END OF SURFACE LOW EXTENDS INTO
THE PANHANDLE AND WESTERN OKLAHOMA. HAVE REMOVED OVERNIGHT VARIABLE
WINDS FOR MOST SITES AND WILL CARRY LIGHT S/SW WINDS WHICH WILL VEER
SLIGHTLY AND STRENGTHEN AFTER SUNRISE. THIS SYSTEM WILL PUSH A
WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY INTO THE REGION WHICH SHOULD BE NEARING THE
COAST BY THE END OF THE CURRENT TAF PERIOD. 38

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 959 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014/

UPDATE...
NO MAJOR CHANGES WITH RESPECT TO THE SHORT TERM FORECAST. A NEAR
CALM OVERNIGHT WIND WITHIN A VERY DRY AND CLOUD FREE AIR MASS
(REGIONAL 30 DEW POINTS) EQUATES TO ANOTHER MORNING OF NEAR 40 F
MINIMUM TEMPERATURES. SLIGHTLY WARMER TOMORROW UNDER A MORE BRISK
SOUTH-SOUTHWEST WIND...MAINLY CLEAR FROM SUN UP TO SUN DOWN. A
WEAK (DRY) BOUNDARY TOMORROW NIGHT WILL VEER BREEZES BACK AROUND
TO NORTH TO BEGIN THANKSGIVING DAY. WE CAN BE THANKFUL FOR A VERY
PLEASANT THURSDAY...CLEAR EARLY DAY SKIES/CHILLED MORNING TEMPS IN
THE AVERAGE LOWER 40S WARMING INTO THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 60S UNDER
PLENTIFUL SUNSHINE. 31

PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 533 PM CST TUE NOV 25 2014/

DISCUSSION...
SEE AVIATION FOR 00Z TAF DISCUSSION.

AVIATION...
VFR THROUGH THE PERIOD. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE
OVERNIGHT. WINDS WILL PICK UP OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST BY MID MORNING
ON WEDNESDAY AS THE BASE OF A SURFACE TROUGH ACROSS THE MID
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATES SWINGS PAST. 38

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
COLLEGE STATION (CLL)      40  69  41  66  45 /   0   0   0   0   0
HOUSTON (IAH)              41  70  42  68  43 /   0   0   0   0   0
GALVESTON (GLS)            53  69  51  66  53 /   0   0   0   0   0

&&

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

$$

DISCUSSION...31
AVIATION/MARINE...38


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