Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FXUS64 KHGX 271724
AFDHGX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1124 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

.AVIATION...
SAT PIX SHOWING MVFR CIGS TRYING TO ERODE FROM THE EAST. EXPECT
I-45 AREA TERMINALS TO SEE LOWER CIGS SCATTER OUT AND/OR LIFT IN
THE NEXT 2-3 HOURS WITH A THINNER 7000-12000 DECK REMAINING FOR
THE REST OF THE AFTN. CLL TERMINAL LOOKS LIKE IT MIGHT HAVE A MORE
DIFFICULT TIME IMPROVING SO WILL DELAY VFR CONDITIONS UNTIL THE
MID AFTN HOURS. SIMILAR TO LAST NIGHT...LOOKING FOR CIGS TO AGAIN
FALL INTO THE 1200-2500FT RANGE OVERNIGHT THEN GRADUALLY LIFT
DURING THE MID/LATE MORNING HOURS SAT. EXPECT BREEZY ENE WINDS
NEAR THE COAST AND OFFSHORE TONIGHT & SAT.  47

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 1108 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015/
DISCUSSION... PERHAPS SOME BREAKS IN THE OVC DECK THROUGH THE
AFTN BUT WINDS JUST ABOVE THE SFC NOT THAT STRONG THIS MORNING.
CURRENT GRIDS APPEAR TO HAVE THINGS COVERED SO NO CHANGES PLANNED
ATTM. 41

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
COLLEGE STATION (CLL)      45  33  52  50  68 /  10  20  30  40  50
HOUSTON (IAH)              51  36  57  52  71 /  10  10  20  40  50
GALVESTON (GLS)            51  44  56  56  67 /  10  10  30  40  30

&&

.HGX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
GM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL 9 AM CST SATURDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: MATAGORDA BAY...WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE
     MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM...WATERS FROM
     FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM...WATERS
     FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM...WATERS FROM HIGH
     ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM.

     SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
     FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES: GALVESTON BAY.

&&

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