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Hazardous Weather Outlook (HWO)

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

                            
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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
1011 PM CST Thu Jan 11 2018

TXZ248>257-130415-
Zapata-Jim Hogg-Brooks-Kenedy-Starr-Hidalgo-Inland Willacy-
Inland Cameron-Coastal Willacy-Coastal Cameron-
1011 PM CST Thu Jan 11 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

A Wind Advisory is in effect until 6 AM CST Friday morning for 
Cameron, Willacy and Kenedy counties, including Padre Island. 
Sustained winds will range from 25 to 35 mph with occasional 
gusts of 40 to 45 mph.

There is an elevated threat of erratic fire behavior across all of
Deep South Texas tonight due to strong northwest winds and low
relative humidity.

A high risk of rip currents is expected along area beaches 
tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

A Wind Advisory will continue through 6 AM CST Friday morning for
Cameron, Willacy and Kenedy counties, including Padre Island. 
Sustained winds will range from 25 to 35 mph with occasional gusts
of 40 to 45 mph.

An elevated risk of rip currents is expected Friday and Friday 
night then again Sunday night through Wednesday

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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GMZ130-132-135-150-155-170-175-130415-
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-
1011 PM CST Thu Jan 11 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight

A Gale Warning is in effect across the Laguna Madre and Gulf 
Waters through 12 PM CST Friday. Winds may gust to 40 knots at 
times.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

A Gale Warning will continue across the Laguna Madre and Gulf 
Waters through 12 PM CST Friday. Winds may gust to 40 knots at 
times.

Small Craft Advisories may continue Friday afternoon and evening 
as winds diminish to 20 to 25 knots from northwest to southeast
through the day.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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