weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Area Forecast Discussion
NWS Homepage
This page is being discontinued on March 12, 2014.
The same data is available at this site. Please update your bookmarks.
Thank you, and we apologize for the inconvenience.
Please send an email to SR-SRH.Webmaster@noaa.gov with any concerns.


Current Version
Previous Version:    01  02  03  04  05  06  07  08  09  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  
   31  32  33  34  35  36  37  38  39  40  41  42  43  44  45  46  47  48  49  
[Printable]
053
FXUS64 KCRP 251953
AFDCRP

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
253 PM CDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.SHORT TERM (TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT)...UPPER LEVEL RIDGE
OVER TEXAS WILL MOVE EAST INTO THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO BY
SUNDAY NIGHT. WEAK ONSHORE FLOW THIS EVENING WILL INCREASE THE
BOUNDARY LAYER MOISTURE OVER THE REGION WITH DEWPOINT TEMPS RISING
TO THE LOWER TO MID 60S. RADIATIONAL COOLING TONIGHT WILL LEAD TO
AREAS OF FOG DEVELOPING OVER THE COASTAL PLAINS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
FORECAST SOUNDINGS FROM NAM/HRRR/HI-RES NMM INDICATE DENSE FOG
WILL BE POSSIBLE EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. SOUTH-SOUTHEASTERLY LOW
LEVEL FOW WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT AS
LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OVER THE SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS IN ADVANCE
OF THE SHORT WAVE TROUGH MOVING OUT OF THE ROCKIES. 925H FLOW
WILL INCREASE TO 20-25 KNOTS SUNDAY NIGHT. EXPECT SCATTERED TO
OCCASIONALLY BROKEN CLOUDS TO DEVELOP OVERNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT
WITH PATCHY FOG POSSIBLE FOR INLAND AREAS.

&&

.LONG TERM (MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY)...ONSHORE FLOW INCREASES WITH
THE START OF THE PERIOD AS UPPER LVL DISTURBANCE/TROUGHING SWINGS
DOWN FROM THE ROCKIES AND INTO THE CENTRAL CONUS. A COLD FRONT COMES
DOWN ALONG WITH THIS DISTURBANCE...AND MODELS CONTINUE TO INDICATE
IT STALLING TO THE NORTH OF THE REGION DURING THE MID WEEK. ALTHOUGH
FRONT WILL GENERALLY REMAIN TO THE NORTH OF THE REGION...ISOLATED
CONVECTION MAY STILL DEVELOP WITH MOISTURE CONVERGENCE OVER THE
REGION. KEPT 20 POPS IN FOR THE MID WEEK ACROSS THE REGION. BY THE
END OF THE WEEK UPPER LVL RIDGE AMPLIFIES OVER THE ROCKIES WITH
ANOTHER DISTURBANCE SLIDING DOWN TO THE EAST AND DEEP TROUGHING
OCCURRING OVER THE EASTERN CONUS. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR A SURGE OF
COOLER AND DRIER AIR TO PUSH INTO THE REGION...COOLING TEMPERATURES
MORE INTO THE END OF THE WEEK. START OF THE WEEK WILL CONTINUE TO BE
ABOVE NORMAL...WITH AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 80S TO LOW
90S ACROSS THE REGION. BY THE END OF THE WEEK THOUGH HIGHS WILL DROP
TO THE LOW TO MID 80S. LOWS THIS WEEK WILL START IN THE MID TO UPPER
70S...FALLING TO THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S AS WELL BY THE WEEKEND.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
CORPUS CHRISTI    60  87  66  88  68  /   0   0   0  10  10
VICTORIA          57  87  63  87  66  /   0   0  10  10  10
LAREDO            64  92  67  92  68  /   0   0   0   0  10
ALICE             57  89  62  90  66  /   0   0   0  10  10
ROCKPORT          65  84  70  86  71  /   0   0  10  10  10
COTULLA           59  90  62  89  66  /   0   0   0  10  10
KINGSVILLE        58  88  63  89  66  /   0   0   0  10  10
NAVY CORPUS       66  84  70  86  72  /   0   0  10  10  10

&&

.CRP WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
GM...NONE.

&&

$$

TMT/89...SHORT TERM
LK/84...LONG TERM






U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE