Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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Spot Forecast for Mardi Gras Galveston 2017...Galveston OEM
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
337 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Gusty southeasterly winds this afternoon will diminish toward sunset
with widespread cloud cover returning this evening. A potent upper
level trough of low pressure will into the western portions of the state
bringing very rich Gulf moisture north into the Island tonight and early
Monday morning. A band of showers and thunderstorms with heavy rainfall
will arrive at the site after 2 am and probably centered around 8-11 am.


.TONIGHT...
TIME (CST)      4 PM   6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky cover.......CLEAR  PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
Weather cov.....       PATCHY AREAS  AREAS  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
Weather type....NONE   FOG    FOG    FOG    RN/FG  RN/FG  RN/FG
Tstm cov........                            CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
CWR.............0      0      0      5      30     40     50
Temp............72     71     70     69     69     68     68
Surface wnd dir.SE     E      SE     SE     SE     SE     SE
Surface wnd spd.12     12     12     13     12     11     10
Surface wnd gst.20     15     15     15     15     15     15

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky cover.......CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
Weather cov.....DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
CWR.............90     90     90     100    90     90
Temp............69     69     69     69     70     69
Surface wnd dir.SE     SE     SE     SE     E      NE
Surface wnd spd.9      8      8      7      6      5
Surface wnd gst.10     10     15     15     15     10

$$
Forecaster...Prochazka
Requested by...Niki Bender
Type of request...OTHER
.TAG 1702453.0/HGX
.EMAIL NBender@GalvestonTX.gov



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