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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
126 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

TXZ226-236-231845-
MATAGORDA TX-WHARTON TX-
126 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM MOVING THROUGH NORTHERN MATAGORDA AND
SOUTHERN WHARTON COUNTIES...

AT 121 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 8
MILES SOUTH OF BOLING-IAGO...OR 12 MILES NORTH OF BAY CITY...MOVING
SOUTHWEST AT 30 MPH.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT WITH
THIS STORM. WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DANEVANG AND MIDFIELD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 2924 9594 2911 9587 2888 9623 2912 9638
TIME...MOT...LOC 1821Z 062DEG 26KT 2915 9599

$$

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1048 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

TXZ229>234-239>247-240100-
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTULLA...CALLIHAM...CROSS...
LOMA ALTA...TILDEN...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...VICTORIA...LAREDO...FREER...BENAVIDES...SAN DIEGO...
ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...KINGSVILLE...CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...
INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...
WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
1048 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...HEAT INDICES FROM 105 TO 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED AGAIN TODAY...

THE COMBINATION OF WARM TEMPERATURES AND HIGH DEWPOINTS WILL
PRODUCE HEAT INDICES FROM 105 TO 109 DEGREES TODAY...PRIMARILY
THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. RESIDENTS WITH OUTDOOR
ACTIVITIES PLANNED ARE URGED TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...WEAR LIGHT
WEIGHT AND LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING...AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS FROM
THE HEAT. YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED
IN VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE
DURING WARM OR HOT WEATHER WHEN CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL
TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.

$$

HART

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
410 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

TXZ202>205-207-209-217>225-228-240000-
KINNEY-UVALDE-MEDINA-BEXAR-GUADALUPE-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-FRIO-
ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRACKETTVILLE...UVALDE...HONDO...
SAN ANTONIO...SEGUIN...LA GRANGE...EAGLE PASS...CRYSTAL CITY...
PEARSALL...PLEASANTON...FLORESVILLE...KARNES CITY...GONZALES...
CUERO...HALLETTSVILLE...CARRIZO SPRINGS
410 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 105 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON...

HIGH TEMPERATURES TODAY WILL AGAIN RANGE FROM THE MID 90S TO NEAR
100 DEGREES ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS. IN ADDITION...
HUMID CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST DUE TO RECENT RAINFALL AND LOW LEVEL
MOISTURE FROM THE GULF OF MEXICO...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF
THE U.S. HIGHWAY 90 CORRIDOR. THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY IN PLACE WILL
COMBINE TO DRIVE HEAT INDEX VALUES TO AROUND 105 DEGREES DURING
THE AFTERNOON HOURS. AS TEMPERATURES FALL AROUND SUNSET HEAT INDEX
VALUES SHOULD DROP BELOW 100 DEGREES.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WEAR
LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN POSSIBLE AND DRINK
PLENTY OF WATER. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN...DISABLED ADULTS OR PETS IN
PARKED VEHICLES.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
536 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-TXZ229>234-239>247-241045-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
536 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH TEXAS AND THE MIDDLE
TEXAS COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY EARLY MORNING FOG. A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS OVER
THE COASTAL BEND/ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS TODAY...AND OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE COASTAL
PLAINS AND GULF WATERS THURSDAY.

HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES WILL BE POSSIBLE
ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTH TEXAS EACH AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

87/85

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
502 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-241300-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
502 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR ISOLATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS DURING
LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING PERIOD GENERALLY ALONG AND EAST
OF A LINE FROM GROVETON TO CONROE TO EL CAMPO. STRONG GUSTY WINDS
AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS ARE THE MAIN THREAT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

VERY WARM DAYTIME CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED BY THIS WEEKEND. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO REACH THE MID AND UPPER 90S OVER THE
INLAND AREAS ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...AND THEN REACH INTO THE
UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100 SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY. MAXIMUM AFTERNOON
HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE FORECASTED TO REACH TO BETWEEN 102 AND 105
EACH DAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
349 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

TXZ248>257-240900-
ZAPATA-JIM HOGG-BROOKS-KENEDY-STARR-HIDALGO-INLAND WILLACY-
INLAND CAMERON-COASTAL WILLACY-COASTAL CAMERON-
349 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR DEEP SOUTH TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HEAT IMPACT...
HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND 108 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED
TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

HEAT IMPACT...
HEAT INDEX VALUES IN EXCESS OF 101 DEGREES WILL GENERALLY BE
POSSIBLE AFTER 10 AM THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND ACROSS MUCH OF
DEEP SOUTH TEXAS AND THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY. HEAT INDICES IN
EXCESS OF 105 DEGREES WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE INTERSTATE 2 AND
HIGHWAY 83 CORRIDOR THURSDAY...AND ACROSS THE ENTIRE REGION
THROUGH NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
112 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

GMZ235-TXZ234-245>247-232000-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR-VICTORIA-
ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VICTORIA...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...
WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
112 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

.NOW...
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAY AFFECT THE NORTHERN COASTAL
COUNTIES OF SOUTH TEXAS THIS AFTERNOON...AND THE VICTORIA
CROSSROADS AS WELL. ANY DEVELOPMENT WILL LIKELY BE AFTER 2 PM
CDT. EXPECT BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS FROM THE
THUNDERSTORMS...POTENTIAL RAINFALL OF OVER A HALF OF AN
INCH...ALONG WITH GUSTS TO 30 MILES AN HOUR. THE CELLS WILL
PROGRESS SOUTH THROUGH WEST.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
112 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

GMZ250-255-270-275-232000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
112 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

.NOW...
MARINERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
OVER THE GULF WATERS THIS AFTERNOON...FROM 60 NAUTICAL MILES
OFFSHORE OF PORT OCONNOR...SOUTH TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES OFFSHORE OF
BAFFIN BAY. THROUGH 3 PM CDT...GUSTS TO 25 KNOTS AND BRIEF HEAVY
DOWNPOURS WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH THE THUNDERSTORMS...AS THEY
SLOWLY PROGRESS TO THE SOUTH THROUGH WEST.

$$

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