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National Weather Service Houston/Galveston Texas
308 am CDT Sat Mar 28 2015

mostly clear skies and cool early this morning with temperatures in the
middle/upper 40s across NE areas. Dw points have crept up along the
coast...but still very dry in the lower levels of the will see a lot of sun today with a few patches of
cirrus moving across. Should see temperatures warm to around 80 inland
today areawide.

Sun through Tuesday will see moisture levels gradually rise and cloud
cover increase. Still looks like Tuesday after through Wednesday...beginning
across western areas...we will have a chance of showers/thunderstorms as a
middle/upper level trough moves across. Still some differences with
this feature concerning timing and favored precipitation areas. Will have
a chance areawide for now tapered from the west/SW to the NE. The
slower European model (ecmwf) maintains precipitation into Wednesday after and is further north
into southeast Texas with significant precipitation. If this solution verifies...will
see a heavy rainfall threat with this system across southeast Texas. Stay
tuned as we get closer. At the end of next week...expect a cold
front to move through and produce cooler temperatures for the
weekend. Will have a slight chance of showers/thunderstorms with this boundary.


light and variable winds this morning will become southwest and
southerly today and increase on Sunday as the pressure gradient
tightens between a trough of low pressure over West Texas and high
pressure over the southeast states. Mainly onshore flow will
continue through middle week. The next chance of showers and
thunderstorms will be Tuesday night and Wednesday as an upper
level trough approaches from the west. 46


Preliminary point temps/pops...
College Station (cll) 80 57 82 61 79 / 0 0 0 10 10
Houston (iah) 81 60 82 63 81 / 0 0 0 10 10
Galveston (gls) 75 65 77 66 77 / 0 0 0 10 0


Hgx watches/warnings/advisories...



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