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National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio Texas
300 PM CDT Friday Oct 24 2014

Short term (tonight through Saturday night)...
the upper ridge axis over Texas will lead to highs well above normal
this weekend with a few 90 degree readings expected Saturday. With
light winds over the area...ground and vegetation moisture is
holding up dew points a few extra degrees...especially in the
morning hours. The moisture will help minimize cooling under
mostly clear skies the next couple nights...with mins expected to
remain slightly above normals.

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Long term (sunday through friday)...
southerly surface winds return Sunday but should continue to
decouple at night. Thus we adjusted the moisture return downward
slightly Sunday as daytime mixing should reduce the accumulated
low level moisture through Monday. By Tuesday...moisture depth
should increase sufficiently to produce a more significant area of
morning cloudiness and thus help to offset afternoon heating by a
few degrees. A broad troughing feature expected in the middle of
next week continues to show a delayed frontal timing with each
subsequent model run...and the 12z runs now suggest the front will
not make significant progress through south central Texas until
Wednesday night or Thursday morning. The GFS continues to suggest
a weak frontal feature to stall over north central Texas Tuesday to
enable a slight chance of rain over central Texas Tuesday night into
Wednesday. Will continue to Show Low rain chances Tuesday night into
daytime Thursday with timing uncertainties and limited moisture
availability providing reason to cap the chances at 20 percent.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Austin Camp Mabry 63 89 63 88 63 / 0 0 0 - -
Austin Bergstrom international Airport 58 88 57 87 58 / 0 0 0 - -
New Braunfels Muni Airport 62 89 60 88 60 / 0 0 0 - -
Burnet Muni Airport 61 87 60 86 60 / 0 0 0 - -
del Rio International Airport 62 87 61 86 60 / 0 0 0 - -
Georgetown Muni Airport 62 87 61 86 61 / 0 0 0 - -
Hondo Muni Airport 57 88 54 88 55 / 0 0 0 - -
San Marcos Muni Airport 60 89 59 87 59 / 0 0 0 - -
La Grange - Fayette regional 60 87 61 87 63 / 0 0 0 - 10
San Antonio International Airport 64 89 63 88 63 / 0 0 0 - -
Stinson Muni Airport 62 89 61 89 62 / 0 0 0 - -

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Ewx watches/warnings/advisories...
none.
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Mesoscale/aviation...10
synoptic/grids...18
public service/data collection...00

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