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TXZ213-237-238-191815-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
107 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...OZONE ACTION DAY ON SATURDAY...

THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (TCEQ)...HAS ISSUED AN
OZONE ACTION DAY FOR THE HOUSTON...GALVESTON...AND BRAZORIA AREAS FOR
SATURDAY APRIL 19 2014.

ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FAVORABLE FOR PRODUCING
HIGH LEVELS OF OZONE POLLUTION IN THE HOUSTON...GALVESTON...AND
SURROUNDING AREAS ON SATURDAY. YOU CAN HELP PREVENT OZONE
POLLUTION BY SHARING A RIDE...WALKING...RIDING A BICYCLE...TAKING
YOUR LUNCH TO WORK...AVOIDING DRIVE THROUGH LANES...CONSERVING
ENERGY...AND KEEPING YOUR VEHICLE PROPERLY TUNED.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON OZONE:

OZONE: THE FACTS (WWW.TCEQ.TEXAS.GOV/GOTO/OZONEFACTS)

EPA AIR NOW:
(WWW.AIRNOW.GOV/INDEX.CFM?ACTION=AIRNOW.LOCAL_STATE&STATEID=45&TAB=0)

TAKE CARE OF TEXAS: (WWW.TAKECAREOFTEXAS.ORG)

HOUSTON-GALVESTON AREA COUNCIL AIR QUALITY PROGRAMS:
(WWW.H-GAC.COM/TAQ/AIRQUALITY/DEFAULT.ASPX)

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Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
608 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-TXZ229>234-239>247-201115-
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-
608 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR VICTORIA AND CALHOUN
COUNTIES UNTIL 900 AM CDT THIS MORNING. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE
FOR THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE RIO GRANDE PLAINS THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT. PATCHY FOG WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTH
TEXAS GENERALLY WEST OF U.S. ROUTE 77 AND EAST OF STATE ROAD 16.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
HOWEVER...ORGANIZED SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS
TIME.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

87/90

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
345 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

TXZ248>257-201100-
ZAPATA-JIM HOGG-BROOKS-KENEDY-STARR-HIDALGO-INLAND WILLACY-
INLAND CAMERON-COASTAL WILLACY-COASTAL CAMERON-
345 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PATCHY FOG...SOME POSSIBLY DENSE...IS POSSIBLE WITHIN VERY RURAL
AREAS EARLY THIS MORNING.

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES OF SOUTH
PADRE ISLAND AND AT BOCA CHICA BEACH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS POSSIBLE AT THE LOCAL BEACHES
SUNDAY...AND AGAIN WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
814 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

GMZ235-TXZ232>234-245>247-191515-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-BEE-GOLIAD-
VICTORIA-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BEEVILLE...GOLIAD...VICTORIA...
ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
814 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

.NOW...
PATCHY DENSE FOG...WITH VISIBILITIES AROUND 1/4 MILE OR
LESS...WILL CONTINUE IMPACTING PORTIONS OF THE VICTORIA
CROSSROADS AND NORTHERN COASTAL BEND...PRIMARILY NORTH AND EAST OF
U.S. ROUTE 181. EXPECT CONDITIONS TO IMPROVE THROUGH THE MID
MORNING. MOTORISTS SHOULD USE CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING THROUGH
AREAS OF REDUCED VISIBILITY...AND ALLOW PLENTY OF TIME TO REACH DESTINATIONS.

$$

LK

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