Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
1036 AM CST Sun Dec 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...
Just some insignificant tweaks to the fcst for the update - mainly
to match current obs. Generally expect some light/moderate
stratiform rain for the next several hours. May see a few embeddedheavy
downpours and/or tstms that we`ll keep an eye on - mainly
locations that saw excessive amounts yesterday. Elsewhere, not
expecting many issues. Will be evaluating possibility of trimming
FF Watch back later today. 47

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.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
College Station (CLL)      54  49  58  45  69 /  80  80  80  10  10
Houston (IAH)              57  52  60  49  70 /  90 100 100  10   0
Galveston (GLS)            61  59  66  58  68 /  90 100 100  10   0

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.HGX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...Flash Flood Watch through this evening for the following zones:
     Austin...Brazoria...Chambers...Colorado...Fort Bend...
     Galveston...Harris...Jackson...Liberty...Matagorda...
     Waller...Wharton.

GM...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION from 4 PM CST this afternoon
     through late tonight for the following zones: Galveston
     Bay...Matagorda Bay.

     Small Craft Advisory from 4 PM this afternoon to 4 AM CST Monday
     for the following zones: Coastal waters from Freeport to
     the Matagorda Ship Channel out 20 NM...Coastal waters from
     High Island to Freeport out 20 NM...Waters from Freeport to
     the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to 60 NM...Waters from
     High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM.

     SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION until 4 PM CST this
     afternoon for the following zones: Coastal waters from
     Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 20 NM...Coastal
     waters from High Island to Freeport out 20 NM...Waters from
     Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to 60 NM...
     Waters from High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM.

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