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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
517 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

TXZ229>234-239>247-071200-
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
517 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF SOUTH TEXAS FROM 11 AM
UNTIL 5 PM TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ELEVATED FIRE DANGER THREAT ACROSS MOST OF SOUTH TEXAS MONDAY. A
CRITICAL FIRE DANGER THREAT WILL BE POSSIBLE BRIEFLY ALONG THE

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.


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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
417 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR ALL OF
SOUTH TEXAS....

.A COLD FRONT...MOVING THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS EARLY THIS
MORNING...WILL BRING IN MUCH DRIER AIR TO THE REGION. NORTHWEST
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
BY LATE MORNING. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL FALL TO AROUND 35
PERCENT ALONG THE COAST TO AROUND 15 PERCENT ALONG THE RIO GRANDE
DURING THE AFTERNOON. THIS WILL LEAD TO CRITICAL FIRE DANGER
CONDITIONS FOR ALL OF SOUTH TEXAS...ESPECIALLY BY EARLY SATURDAY
AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL DIMINISH BY 5 PM SATURDAY AS TEMPERATURES
FALL A BIT...RESULTING IN AN INCREASE IN HUMIDITY AND AN END TO
THE CRITICAL FIRE DANGER.

TXZ229>234-239>247-062300-
/O.CON.KCRP.FW.W.0003.160206T1700Z-160206T2300Z/
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
417 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
5 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY
FOR ALL OF SOUTH TEXAS...

* AFFECTED AREA...ARANSAS...BEE...CALHOUN...DUVAL...GOLIAD...
  JIM WELLS...KLEBERG...LA SALLE...LIVE OAK...MCMULLEN...
  NUECES...SAN PATRICIO...REFUGIO...VICTORIA AND WEBB COUNTIES.

* TIMING...LATE MORNING THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...LOWEST AFTERNOON HUMIDITY WILL RANGE FROM 15 PERCENT
  ALONG THE RIO GRANDE TO AROUND 35 PERCENT ALONG THE NORTHEASTERN
  COASTAL BEND.

* IMPACTS...FIRES WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY. SUBSTANTIAL
  RESISTANCE TO CONTROL EFFORTS WILL OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RESIDENTS ARE URGED TO EXERCISE CARE WITH RESPECT TO ALL OUTDOOR
ACTIVITIES THAT COULD INADVERTENTLY CAUSE WILDFIRES. REPORT
WILDFIRES QUICKLY TO THE NEAREST FIRE DEPARTMENT OR LAW
ENFORCEMENT OFFICE.

&&

$$

GW



Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
408 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

TXZ229>234-070400-
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTULLA...CALLIHAM...CROSS...
LOMA ALTA...TILDEN...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...VICTORIA
408 AM CST SAT FEB 6 2016

...NEAR FREEZING TEMPERATURES POSSIBLE ACROSS THE VICTORIA
CROSSROADS AND NORTHERN BRUSH COUNTRY...

A COLD FRONT WILL BRING MUCH DRIER AIR TODAY INTO SOUTH TEXAS.
GUSTY NORTH WINDS TODAY WILL BECOME WEAK OVERNIGHT...WITH DRY AIR
REMAINING IN PLACE. THIS WILL RESULT IN VERY GOOD RADIATIONAL
COOLING.

TEMPERATURE READINGS ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE LOWER TO MID
30S OVER OVER MUCH OF THE INTERIOR OF SOUTH TEXAS...GENERALLY
ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM COTULLA TO BEEVILLE TO VICTORIA.
LOW LYING AREAS WITHIN THIS REGION...ESPECIALLY ALONG CREEKS AND
RIVERS...MAY EXPERIENCE FREEZING TEMPERATURES FOR LESS THAN 2
HOURS.

SOUTH TEXAS RESIDENTS WHO VENTURE OUTDOORS TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
FRIDAY MORNING ARE URGED TO PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM THE COLD. IN
ADDITION...RESIDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO PROTECT TEMPERATURE-
SENSITIVE PLANTS AND ANIMALS.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...TELEVISION...OR OTHER MEANS OF
COMMUNICATION TO RECEIVE UPDATES FROM YOUR LOCAL NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE OFFICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI.

$$

GW




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