Statement as of 10:39 PM CDT on March 11, 2014
... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 am to 5 PM CDT
... Dense fog advisory is cancelled...
The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has cancelled the
dense fog advisory.
* Winds... north wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts around 40 mph
beginning during the mid morning hours on Wednesday and
continuing into the afternoon.
* Impacts... hazardous driving potential in high profile
vehicles. Risk of injury at construction sites. Risk to the
general public of objects that can be blown about by the wind.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph or greater...
or wind gusts around 40 mph or greater are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.
Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 3:41 PM CDT on March 11, 2014
... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 6 PM CDT Wednesday for
the combination of low relative humidity values and frequent
strong north wind gusts for much of south Texas...
The National Weather Service in Corpus Christi has issued a red
flag warning... which is in effect from noon to 6 PM CDT
* Affected area... La Salle... McMullen... Live Oak... Bee...
Goliad... Victoria... Webb... Duval... Jim Wells... Kleberg...
Nueces... San Patricio... Aransas... Refugio... Calhoun.
* Timing... noon through 600 PM CDT.
* Wind... frequent north wind gusts 25 to 30 mph at 20 feet.
* Humidity... minimum relative humidity values 25 to 30 percent
west. 35 to 40 percent central and east.
* Impacts... fires will likely spread rapidly. Substantial
resistance to control efforts will occur.
Residents are urged to exercise care with respect to all outdoor
activities that could inadvertently cause wildfires. Report
wildfires quickly to the nearest Fire Department or law
- High Wind Advisory
A high wind advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 mph or greater are expected to occur for at least 1 hour. This advisory can also be issued if winds of 46 mph or greater are expected for any length of time.
- Fire Weather Advisory
A fire weather advisory is issued when dry conditions in the advisory area result in a situation where forest or brush fires are possible.
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