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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Corpus Christi Texas
1151 PM CST Tuesday Feb 9 2016

Discussion...update for 06z aviation forecast.

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Aviation...

Overnight...VFR. Light and variable winds under clear skies. High
confidence.

Wednesday...VFR. Southwesterly winds become dominant but expect a
sea breeze to near or push through kcrp late afternoon backing
winds to the southeast. Southerly winds are expected through the
overnight hours. High confidence.

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Previous discussion... /issued 212 PM CST Tuesday Feb 9 2016/

Short term (tonight through Wednesday night)...tranquil fair
weather will persist through the short term period. Light and
variable winds overnight will gradually transition to a southerly
flow as surface high pressure slides eastward over the Gulf
tomorrow. Dry atmospheric conditions prevail...but with a more
southerly flow returning...dewpoints will start to slowly climb
into tomorrow night. Precipitable water values will remain below a half inch
through this time though...and clear skies will prevail through
the period. Gradual warming trend will continue through the period
as well...with temperatures warming to above normal tomorrow.

Long term (thursday through tuesday)...the general pattern through
the extended will feature unseasonably warm temperatures...and
for the vast majority of the time...dry weather. This will be a
result of persistent middle level ridging over the area and any Arctic
intrusions remaining well NE of the area. Could see a shower or
two over the waters Sunday as moisture increases ahead of a dying cold
front otherwise no probability of precipitation in the forecast. Continued previous trend of
temperatures warmer than HPC/mex throughout.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Corpus Christi 44 76 53 79 58 / 0 0 0 0 0
Victoria 40 73 50 77 55 / 0 0 0 0 0
Laredo 45 80 53 83 56 / 0 0 0 0 0
Alice 42 79 51 82 55 / 0 0 0 0 0
Rockport 47 72 57 74 59 / 0 0 0 0 0
Cotulla 40 79 48 81 51 / 0 0 0 0 0
Kingsville 42 79 52 80 56 / 0 0 0 0 0
Navy corpus 50 72 59 75 61 / 0 0 0 0 0

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Crp watches/warnings/advisories...
Texas...none.
GM...none.

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Gh/77...aviation

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