979  
FXUS64 KCRP 190555 AAB  
AFDCRP  
 
AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX  
1255 AM CDT THU OCT 19 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
SEE AVIATION SECTION FOR 06Z TAFS.  
 

 
   
AVIATION
 
A BAND OF THIN CIRRUS ASSOCIATED WITH A WEAK UPPER  
LEVEL SHORT WAVE TROUGH WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE ACROSS THE REGION  
DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. FOG HAS ALREADY FORMED ACROSS THE VCT  
AREA AND EXPECT FOG WILL FORM OVER THE INLAND COASTAL PLAINS BY  
08Z. TRANSITION FROM MVFR TO IFR VSBYS EXPECTED OVER THIS AREA.  
LOW LEVEL MOISTURE HAS GRADUALLY INCREASE ALONG THE COAST WHERE  
MVFR CEILINGS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. DEEPER MOISTURE IS STILL WELL  
OFFSHORE. APPEARS IT WILL TAKE SOME TIME FOR THIS AREA OF MOISTURE  
TO MOVE INTO THE COASTAL BEND. ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE  
STARTING AROUND 13Z. SCATTERED CONVECTION PROVIDING MVFR VSBYS  
WILL DEVELOP OVER THE NORTHERN COASTAL BEND INTO THE VICTORIA AREA  
BY LATE MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON. MVFR CEILINGS WILL BE  
PREVALENT OVER THE COASTAL PLAINS IN THE MORNING AND PERSIST INTO  
THE AFTERNOON FOR THE VCT AREA. A BRIEF PERIOD OF VFR IS EXPECTED  
IN THE LATE AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING AS THE CONVECTIVE ACTIVITY  
DIMINISHES. MVFR CEILINGS ARE EXPECTED TO REDEVELOP OVER THE  
COASTAL BEND AROUND 03Z FRIDAY.  
 

 
 
   
PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS
 
 
CORPUS CHRISTI 70 85 72 88 72 / 30 30 20 20 30  
VICTORIA 67 84 70 86 69 / 30 50 30 30 50  
LAREDO 69 88 71 91 70 / 10 10 10 10 10  
ALICE 69 88 70 91 70 / 20 20 20 10 20  
ROCKPORT 73 85 75 85 73 / 40 40 30 30 30  
COTULLA 68 87 69 90 68 / 10 10 10 10 30  
KINGSVILLE 69 88 71 91 71 / 20 30 20 10 20  
NAVY CORPUS 75 86 76 88 75 / 40 30 30 30 30  
 

 
   
CRP WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
 
 
TX...NONE.  
GM...NONE.  
 

 
 

 
 
TMT/89...AVIATION  
 
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