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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
734 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

GMZ230-235-TXZ229>234-239>247-051615-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-LA SALLE-
MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-JIM WELLS-
KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTULLA...CALLIHAM...CROSS...
LOMA ALTA...TILDEN...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...VICTORIA...LAREDO...FREER...BENAVIDES...SAN DIEGO...
ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...KINGSVILLE...CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...
INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...
WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
734 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
STRONG NORTH WINDS WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 30 TO 40 MPH WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH 10 AM...ALONG WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY NOT EXCEED A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN
INCH...THOUGH HEAVIER RATES ARE LOCALLY POSSIBLE. WHILE LIGHTNING
STRIKES ARE UNLIKELY...SOME HAVE BEEN OBSERVED OVER THE NORTHERN
COASTAL BEND AND THUS CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
532 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-TXZ229>234-239>247-061145-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-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-LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
532 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH TEXAS AND THE MIDDLE
TEXAS COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST FOR MCMULLEN...LIVE
OAK...BEE...GOLIAD...SAN PATRICIO...REFUGIO AND VICTORIA COUNTIES.

A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST FOR AREAS GENERALLY
ALONG AND EAST OF HIGHWAY 281.

A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR BAYS AND COASTAL WATERS UNTIL 6 PM
CST TODAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT.

NEAR FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE NORTHERN
BRUSH COUNTRY AND VICTORIA CROSSROADS BRIEFLY LATE TONIGHT INTO
FRIDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY.

THE RIP CURRENT RISK WILL LIKELY BECOME MODERATE THIS WEEKEND DUE TO
SUSTAINED NORTHEAST FLOW AND PERSISTENTLY HIGH SWELL HEIGHTS AND
PERIODS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

TE/TB






Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
339 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...LOW WIND CHILL VALUES EXPECTED THIS MORNING FOR PORTIONS OF
SOUTH TEXAS...

.TEMPERATURES IN THE MID 30S COMBINED WITH 20 TO 30 MPH NORTH
WIND WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES BETWEEN 20 AND 25 DEGREES
PORTIONS OF SOUTH TEXAS GENERALLY WEST AND NORTH OF A
VICTORIA...REFUGIO... SINTON...TO TILDEN LINE. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY
DECREASE AND TEMPERATURES WILL SLIGHTLY INCREASE THROUGH LATE
MORNING RESULTING IN HIGHER WIND CHILL VALUES.

TXZ230>234-244-246-051500-
/O.CON.KCRP.WC.Y.0003.150305T1000Z-150305T1500Z/
MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-SAN PATRICIO-REFUGIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALLIHAM...CROSS...LOMA ALTA...TILDEN...
GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...GOLIAD...VICTORIA...
PORTLAND...INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS...REFUGIO...
WOODSBORO
339 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* WIND CHILL VALUES...BETWEEN 20 AND 25 DEGREES.

* OTHER IMPACTS...BEING OUTSIDE WITH EXPOSED SKIN OR CLOTHING
  INSUFFICIENT TO PROTECT SOMEONE FROM THESE COLD WIND CHILLS
  COULD RESULT IN HEALTH PROBLEMS. CHILDREN AND ADULTS STANDING
  OUTSIDE FOR LONG DURATION...SUCH AS AT BUS STOPS SHOULD TAKE
  EXTRA PRECAUTIONS TO STAY WARM. PETS AND LIVESTOCK MAY BECOME
  STRESSED DUE TO THE COLD TEMPERATURES. MAKE SURE ADEQUATE
  SHELTER IS AVAILABLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$







Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
335 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...STRONG NORTH WIND OVER THE COASTAL BEND AND VICTORIA
CROSSROADS WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING...

.STRONG NORTH WIND WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING WITH SUSTAINED NORTH
WIND OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 35 TO 40 MPH. WIND SPEEDS
WILL BE GREATEST NEAR THE COAST. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DECREASE TO
BELOW ADVISORY LEVELS BY LATE MORNING...HOWEVER BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE AFTERNOON.

TXZ231>234-241>247-051500-
/O.CON.KCRP.WI.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150305T1500Z/
LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-
SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...VICTORIA...ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...KINGSVILLE...
CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...
MATHIS...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
335 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED 25 TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WIND MAY RENDER DRIVING DIFFICULT. CERTAIN
  OBJECTS BLOWN ABOUT BY THE WIND MAY CAUSE INJURY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 MPH OR GREATER...
OR WIND GUSTS AROUND 40 MPH OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS
STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

TE





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