Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Last Update: 359 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

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Brownsville, TX Local Forecast Office

10NM N Port Isabel TX

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST 10 PERCENT OF THE WAVES

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...
Synopsis: SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL BE IN EFFECT ALONG THE LOWER TEXAS COAST TODAY AND TONIGHT DUE TO HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO INTERACTING WITH LOW PRESSURE OVER NORTHERN MEXICO AND THE CENTRAL PLAINS. THE SLOW APPROACH OF A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL IMPROVE WINDS ON SATURDAY...BUT A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY STILL BE NEEDED FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO WATERS EAST OF PADRE ISLAND FROM 0 TO 60 NAUTICAL MILES OFFSHORE DUE TO ROUGH SEAS. MODERATE WINDS AND SEAS ARE THEN ANTICIPATED FOR LATE IN THE WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

Today
Southeast winds 16 to 21 knots. Choppy bay waters. Haze. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tonight
Southeast winds 16 to 21 knots diminishing to 13 to 17 knots in the late evening. Choppy bay waters subsiding to a moderate chop on the bay in the late evening. Haze. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots diminishing to 7 to 10 knots in the late morning and afternoon. A moderate chop on the bay subsiding to a light chop on the bay in the late morning and afternoon. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Southeast winds 7 to 12 knots diminishing to 7 to 9 knots early in the morning. A light chop on the bay.
Sunday
East winds 8 to 13 knots. A moderate chop on the bay. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
East winds 9 to 13 knots. A moderate chop on the bay. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Monday
North winds 13 to 18 knots. Choppy bay waters. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tuesday
North winds 12 to 17 knots. A moderate chop on the bay. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 359 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016
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