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Small Craft Advisory For Winds


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
1254 PM CDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE BAY AND NEAR SHORE
WATERS...

.HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WILL INTERACT WITH LOW PRESSURE OVER
THE CENTRAL PLAINS TO PRODUCE MODERATE TO STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS
OVER THE LAGUNA MADRE AND NEARSHORE GULF WATERS THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON.

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-240100-
/O.CON.KBRO.SI.Y.0048.170723T1800Z-170724T0100Z/
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE PORT OF BROWNSVILLE TO THE ARROYO COLORADO-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE ARROYO COLORADO TO 5 NM NORTH OF PORT
MANSFIELD TX-
LAGUNA MADRE FROM 5 NM NORTH OF PORT MANSFIELD TO BAFFIN BAY TX-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TO THE RIO GRANDE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD OUT 20 NM-
1254 PM CDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
CDT THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
956 AM CDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...STRONG ONSHORE FLOW OVER THE SOUTHERN BAYS AND NEARSHORE
COASTAL WATERS TODAY...

.STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE SOUTHER BAYS AND
NEARSHORE WATERS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A BRIEF LULL IN WIND
SPEEDS IS POSSIBLE EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON BUT IT WILL BE SHORT
LIVED, THUS THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH THE
EVENING.

GMZ230-250-232300-
/O.CAN.KCRP.SC.Y.0070.000000T0000Z-170723T1500Z/
/O.EXT.KCRP.SC.Y.0071.170723T1456Z-170724T0300Z/
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
956 AM CDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 20 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS UP TO 6 FEET IN
  OPEN WATERS. BAYS CHOPPY TO OCCASIONALLY ROUGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS OF 7 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE
ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND CONSIDER WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

PZ


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
138 PM CDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES TODAY...

.GALVESTON BEACH PATROL IS REPORTING STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA
BEACHES TODAY. IF HEADED TO THE BEACH, ENTER THE WATER AT GUARDED
LOCATIONS AND USE CAUTION. AVOID ROCKS, JETTIES, AND PIERS WHEN
SWIMMING.

TXZ214-237-238-240245-
/O.NEW.KHGX.RP.S.0008.170723T1838Z-170724T0500Z/
BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-
138 PM CDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HOUSTON/GALVESTON HAS ISSUED A
HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT.

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS AT BEACHES ALONG THE
            UPPER TEXAS COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY IN THE SURF ZONE.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL...
FLAGS AND SIGNS. SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement...UPDATED
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
508 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

TXZ173-191>194-204>209-219>225-241015-
Williamson-Hays-Travis-Bastrop-Lee-Medina-Bexar-Comal-Guadalupe-
Caldwell-Fayette-Frio-Atascosa-Wilson-Karnes-Gonzales-De Witt-
Lavaca-
Including the cities of Georgetown, San Marcos, Austin, Bastrop,
Giddings, Hondo, San Antonio, New Braunfels, Seguin, Lockhart,
La Grange, Pearsall, Pleasanton, Floresville, Karnes City,
Gonzales, Cuero, and Halletsville
508 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...Elevated heat index values expected each afternoon today
through much of the week along and east of the Interstate 35
corridor...

Afternoon temperatures in the upper 90s and lower 100s through the
next several days will combine with high moisture to create heat
index values in the 104 to 108 degree range for portions of South
Central Texas along and east of the Interstate 35 corridor. Even
hotter conditions look probable late in the week and an upgrade to
a heat advisory may be needed.

Please take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside
in the afternoon. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing if
possible, and make sure you drink plenty of water and take
frequent breaks while working outside in the heat.

$$

ALLEN

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
415 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

TXZ229>234-239>247-232300-
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, and Port Lavaca
415 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...Maximum Heat Index Values between 105 and 109 degrees Today...

The combination of expected temperature and relative humidity
values will result in maximum Heat Index values between 105 and
109 degrees inclusive Today over South Texas.

South Texas residents with outdoor activities planned are urged
to drink plenty of water, wear light weight and light colored
clothing, limit physical exertion, and take frequent breaks from
the heat. Young children and pets should never be left unattended
in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true
during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
602 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-TXZ229>234-239>247-241115-
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-
602 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Texas and the Middle
Texas Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms anticipated for the extreme northeast
Victoria Crossroads, and the adjacent Waters mainly north of Port
Aransas.

Small Craft Advisory in effect for the Southern Bays and Nearshore
Coastal Waters.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible Tuesday and
Wednesday, mainly across the eastern portions of South Texas.
Isolated storms are expected Thursday.

Afternoon heat indices are expected to be generally 105 to 109,
however a few locations may briefly reach Heat Advisory levels at
times.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
456 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

TXZ248>257-241000-
Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Kenedy-Starr-Hidalgo-Inland Willacy-
Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
456 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Deep South
Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Heat Indices of 105 to 110 degrees are expected across portions
of the Rio Grande valley and northern ranchlands Sunday afternoon.

There is a moderate risk of rip currents along area beaches today
and tonight.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Heat Indices of 105 to 110 degrees are expected across portions
of the Rio Grande valley and northern ranchlands through Friday.

An elevated risk of rip currents is possible along area beaches
through Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
456 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-241000-
Laguna Madre from the Port of Brownsville to the Arroyo Colorado-
Laguna Madre from the Arroyo Colorado To 5 NM north of Port
Mansfield TX-
Laguna Madre from 5 nm north of Port Mansfield to Baffin Bay TX-
Coastal waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-
Waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande extending from 20 to
60 nm-
Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield extending from 20 to
60 nm-
456 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of The Gulf of
Mexico and The Laguna Madre.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A Small Craft Advisory for Winds is in effect from 1 PM CDT to 8
PM CDT Sunday for the Laguna Madre and Gulf Waters out to 20
nautical miles.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
434 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-241200-
Llano-Burnet-Williamson-Val Verde-Edwards-Real-Kerr-Bandera-
Gillespie-Kendall-Blanco-Hays-Travis-Bastrop-Lee-Kinney-Uvalde-
Medina-Bexar-Comal-Guadalupe-Caldwell-Fayette-Maverick-Zavala-
Frio-Atascosa-Wilson-Karnes-Gonzales-De Witt-Lavaca-Dimmit-
434 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for South-Central Texas..

.DAY ONE...Today And Tonight.

Above normal temperatures and relatively humid conditions will
result in elevated heat index values of 104 to 108 this afternoon
along and east of the Interstate 35 corridor. Please stay hydrated
and take frequent breaks while working outside this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Afternoon heat index values of 104 to 108 will be possible along
and east of the Interstate 35 corridor over the next several
days, with values up to 110 degrees possible later in the week. A
Heat Advisory may be needed for portions of South Central Texas
later this week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
423 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-
227-235>238-241200-
Austin-Brazoria-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers-
Coastal waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport out 20 NM-
Colorado-Fort Bend-Galveston-Galveston Bay-Grimes-Harris-Houston-
Jackson-Liberty-Madison-Matagorda-Matagorda Bay-Montgomery-Polk-
San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-Waller-Washington-
Waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM-
Wharton-
423 AM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

The area should see some showers and thunderstorms today with better
chances east and lower chances west.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

As the upcoming week progresses, rain chances come down, but heat index
values might have the potential to rise toward heat advisory levels.
Make sure precautions are taken to keep people and pets safe.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
124 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

TXZ171>173-186>192-232000-
Llano-Burnet-Williamson-Kerr-Bandera-Gillespie-Kendall-Blanco-
Hays-Travis-
Including the cities of Llano, Burnet, Georgetown, Kerrville,
Bandera, Fredericksburg, Boerne, Blanco, San Marcos, and Austin
124 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

.NOW...
Through the afternoon, isolated showers and thunderstorms will
develop across the Hill Country and portions of Central Texas.
These showers and thunderstorms will move south. Occasional cloud
to ground lightning will be possible with any thunderstorms. If
you hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning
and should move indoors. In addition a stronger storm or two
could produce rainfall up to 1/2 inch and gusty winds up to 40 mph.

$$

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