Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FXUS64 KCRP 300545 AAB
AFDCRP

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1245 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...SEE AVIATION SECTION FOR 06Z TAFS.

&&

.AVIATION...GENERALLY MVFR CEILINGS CONTINUE OVER THE COASTAL
PLAINS WITH IFR CEILINGS NEAR THE COAST. HAZE/FOG LIMITING
VSBYS TO 5-6 SM AREAWIDE EXCEPT FAR WEST. EXPECT CEILINGS TO
LOWER TO IFR OVER THE COASTAL PLAINS BY 09Z WITH MVFR VSBYS.
CONVECTION FORMING ALONG BOUNDARY TO THE NORTH ALONG THE
BALCONES ESCARPMENT MAY CONTINUE TO DEVELOP DURING THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS AND REACH THE VICTORIA CROSSROADS. SHOWED
TEMPO GROUP FROM 10-14Z FOR IFR VSBYS WITH TSRA. BOUNDARY
WILL BE FOCUS FOR SHOWER/T-STORM DEVELOPMENT LATE THIS
MORNING BUT CONFIDENCE NOT HIGH ENOUGH TO SHOW MORE THAN
VCSH/VCTS AT THIS POINT. EXPECT CEILINGS WILL LIFT TO MVFR
THROUGH 14-18Z. THEN VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED BY MID
AFTERNOON. MVFR CIGS WILL RETURN TO THE COASTAL PLAINS BY
03Z SUNDAY.


&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
CORPUS CHRISTI    75  88  73  83  67  /  10  20  40  70  50
VICTORIA          73  84  70  80  64  /  10  30  40  70  40
LAREDO            73  94  73  84  65  /  10  20  30  60  20
ALICE             74  88  72  84  65  /  10  20  30  70  40
ROCKPORT          76  87  75  84  68  /  10  20  40  70  50
COTULLA           72  89  70  81  63  /  10  20  30  60  20
KINGSVILLE        75  89  74  85  67  /  10  20  30  70  50
NAVY CORPUS       76  87  76  83  70  /  10  20  40  70  50

&&

.CRP WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: ARANSAS...CALHOUN...KLEBERG...NUECES.

     COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE
     FOLLOWING ZONES: ARANSAS...CALHOUN...KLEBERG...NUECES...
     REFUGIO...SAN PATRICIO.

GM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS MORNING FOR THE
     FOLLOWING ZONES: WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS
     FROM 20 TO 60 NM...WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA
     SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO 60 NM.

     SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING FOR THE
     FOLLOWING ZONES: COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT
     ARANSAS OUT 20 NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO
     MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM.

&&

$$

TMT/89...AVIATION


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