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National Weather Service Corpus Christi Texas
712 PM CDT Friday Jul 3 2015

Discussion...note aviation discussion below.

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Aviation...VFR this evening/early tonight transitioning to MVFR
ceilings overnight. Brief MVFR visibilities may occur generally
west of U.S. 77 and east of State Road 16...yet ceilings more
likely. Mixture of MVFR/VFR conditions drg the middle morning hours
Saturday followed by predominate VFR. Isolated showers anticipated
over the coastal Bend/Victoria Crossroads mainly Saturday morning.
Light onshore flow overnight increasing to moderate levels by Sat
afternoon.

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Previous discussion... /issued 356 PM CDT Friday Jul 3 2015/

Short term (tonight through Saturday night)...a fairly persistent forecast
continues into the Holiday weekend. A few isolated showers will be
possible over the coastal waters and immediate coast late
tonight...with isolated showers and thunderstorms moving inland
during the day tomorrow with the sea breeze. Ridge continues
slowly building east and anticipate dry conditions tomorrow night.
Seasonable temperatures will continue through the end of the week.
Heat index values may briefly skirt near 105 degrees in some
locations...and those with outdoor plans in the afternoon will
need to keep an eye on these values.

Long term (sunday through thursday)...mostly quiet weather is
anticipated for much of the extended forecast. On Sunday...the sea
breeze may be enough to generate isolated convection over the
coastal plains and will continue with 20 probability of precipitation. Upper level ridge
will then build in across south Texas for the early to middle part
of next week. This will suppress convection across the area and will
keep a dry forecast Monday through Thursday. Temperatures through
the period will not vary too much. Highs generally will be in the
upper 90s to lower 100s over the Rio Grande plains to lower 90s over
the coastal Bend into the Victoria Crossroads.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Corpus Christi 78 92 77 91 78 / 20 20 10 20 0
Victoria 76 92 76 90 77 / 10 20 10 20 0
Laredo 77 97 77 99 78 / 10 20 10 10 0
Alice 76 94 76 95 77 / 10 20 10 20 0
Rockport 80 90 80 88 81 / 20 20 10 20 0
Cotulla 76 95 75 96 76 / 10 20 10 10 0
Kingsville 77 93 77 93 78 / 20 20 10 20 0
Navy corpus 80 89 79 88 80 / 20 20 10 20 0

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

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Wc/87...aviation

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