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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston Texas
405 am CDT Friday Apr 18 2014

southeast Texas will see decreasing cloud cover today as some drier
air works into the area from the north. An onshore flow develops
over the weekend as surface high pressure moves off to the east.
Rain will remain out of the forecast until Sunday night and Monday
when the next system moves eastward across the Southern Plains.
This system should bring a weak frontal boundary into the area on
Tuesday. After a brief period of north winds on Tuesday and Tuesday
night...winds come back around to the south and southeast beginning
on Wednesday and persist through the end of the week. Overall...near
normal temperatures across the area over the next seven days with
not much rainfall. 42

the passage of a weak northern boundary this morning will maintain a
backed 10 to 15 knots northeast wind through the early afternoon. High
pressure moving across the western Gulf over the weekend will turn a
light and variable late Friday breeze back around to onshore by middle
Saturday. Light onshore flow from middle Saturday through early
Tuesday...where an approaching inland boundary veers light winds
more westerly. The middle to late week onshore gradient tightens back
up between southeastern U.S. High pressure and lowering Western
Plains pressure. 31


Preliminary point temps/pops...
College Station (cll) 77 58 80 59 80 / 10 10 10 10 10
Houston (iah) 79 59 80 60 81 / 10 10 10 10 10
Galveston (gls) 75 65 76 64 77 / 10 10 10 10 10


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