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Hazardous Weather Outlook (HWO)

Issued by Brownsville/Rio Grande Valley, TX (BRO)

                            
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
447 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

TXZ248>257-291000-
Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Kenedy-Starr-Hidalgo-Inland Willacy-
Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
447 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Deep South
Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is high risk of rip currents along area beaches.

A wind advisory is in effect for Cameron, Willacy and Kenedy
counties from 11 am to 6 pm due to strong south winds.

Heat indices will range from 105 to 109 degrees today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

An elevated risk of rip currents is likely at the local beaches 
through the entire forecast period. 

A wind advisory may be necessary for the Lower Rio Grande Valley 
Saturday due to strong south winds.

Heat indices to range from 105 to 109 degrees, possibly higher in
the east Saturday.

Elevated to critical fire weather danger may develop behind a cold
front Sunday. 

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-291000-
Laguna Madre from the Port of Brownsville to the Arroyo Colorado-
Laguna Madre from the Arroyo Colorado To 5 NM north of Port
Mansfield TX-
Laguna Madre from 5 nm north of Port Mansfield to Baffin Bay TX-
Coastal waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield out 20 nm-
Waters from Port Mansfield to the Rio Grande extending from 20 to
60 nm-
Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Mansfield extending from 20 to
60 nm-
447 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of The Gulf of
Mexico and The Laguna Madre.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A small craft advisory is in effect for the Laguna Madre from 9 am
to 7 pm due to strong winds.

A small craft advisory is in effect for the Lower Texas Gulf
waters from 9 am through tonight due to strong winds and building
seas. 

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A small craft advisory is in effect for the Lower Texas Gulf
waters through Saturday evening due to strong winds and rough 
seas. Additional small craft advisories may be needed for the 
Laguna Madre on Saturday. 

Small craft advisories is likely to be needed for all or portions
of the Lower Texas Coastal Waters Sunday and again on Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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