Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region.
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Last Update: 422 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018

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Corpus Christi, TX Local Forecast Office

40NM SE Port Aransas TX

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A weak to occasionally moderate onshore flow will continue tonight through Saturday. A more moderate flow is expected by Sunday as low pressure deepens over the Southern Plains. The onshore flow will weaken Monday and Tuesday as a frontal boundary slowly dips southward into Central Texas. A few showers and thunderstorms will be possible across the coastal waters during the middle of next week.

Tonight
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Saturday
South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.
Saturday Night
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Sunday
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
Sunday Night
South wind 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.
Monday
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to 6 feet.
Monday Night
South wind 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet with occasional seas up to 5 feet.
Tuesday
South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
South wind 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Southwest wind 5 to 10 knots shifting northeast in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Southeast wind 5 to 10 knots shifting south after midnight. Seas 2 feet.
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Last Update: 422 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018
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