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Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio Texas
526 am CST Tue Feb 21 2017

Aviation...
VFR sky clear prevails today through Wednesday. Northwesterly winds increase to 10
to 15 kts today, decrease to 5 kts or less this evening into
tonight, and then become S to SW midday to afternoon on Wednesday.



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Previous discussion... /issued 300 am CST Tue Feb 21 2017/

Short term (today through wednesday)...
dry with a northwest flow today behind the departing upper level low
and surface cold front this morning. Warm with highs in the mid and
upper 70s east to low to mid 80s west. Continued warm and dry
tomorrow as weak southwest flow develops and a weak ridge aloft
moves overhead. Highs even warmer Wednesday, with 80s for the entire
County Warning Area and pushing 90 along the Rio Grande.

Long term (wednesday night through monday)...
warm conditions continue Thursday and Friday. Highs Thursday well
into the mid 80s, with low 90s along portions of the Rio Grande. A
dry Pacific cold front will move through the area Friday morning,
but warm and breezy behind it Friday afternoon along with possible
elevated to near critical fire weather conditions. A secondary cold
front will move through the area Friday night bringing cooler, more
seasonal conditions for Saturday. Return flow sets up Sunday and
Monday with an increase in low level moisture and clouds.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Austin Camp Mabry 78 51 84 55 85 / 0 0 0 0 0
Austin Bergstrom Intl Airport 78 45 82 50 85 / 0 0 0 0 0
New Braunfels Muni Airport 79 46 83 51 85 / 0 0 0 0 0
Burnet Muni Airport 76 46 82 52 84 / 0 0 0 0 0
del Rio Intl Airport 84 49 88 52 89 / 0 0 0 0 0
Georgetown Muni Airport 76 47 82 52 84 / 0 0 0 0 0
Hondo Muni Airport 83 46 86 49 88 / 0 0 0 0 0
San Marcos Muni Airport 79 46 82 51 84 / 0 0 0 0 0
La Grange - Fayette regional 76 50 80 53 84 / 0 0 0 0 0
San Antonio Intl Airport 81 49 85 53 86 / 0 0 0 0 0
Stinson Muni Airport 82 48 85 52 86 / 0 0 0 0 0

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Ewx watches/warnings/advisories...
none.
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