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Last Map Update: Tue, Feb. 20, 2018 at 3:25:09 pm CST

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Update 9 am - A breezy day in store once again for the Rio Grande Valley with high temperatures in the mid to upper 80s with a few locations once again topping off near 90. Showers and thunderstorm chances increase towards this evening, especially in north and northwestern portions of deep south Texas due to a frontal system stalling in central Texas. Mariners can expect a moderate chop on the bay with Gulf seas of 4-6 feet. Small craft should exercise caution on all nearshore and offshore waters today.
A high risk of life threatening rip currents will be likely in the surf zone today due to increasing southerly winds. Expect mostly cloudy skies and breezy southeast winds with high temperatures in the mid 70s.
Above average temperatures continue into this weekend with highs topping off in the mid to upper 80s. A cold front stalls north of the area on Wednesday, bringing the weeks best chance of showers and thunderstorms in mainly northern and western locations. Showers and thunderstorms may linger into Thursday with partly cloudy skies and breezy conditions expected Friday. Breezy conditions continue into Saturday with the approach of another cold front, bringing the next chance of showers and thunderstorms into Sunday. Temperatures cool to near normal values on Sunday, with highs in the low to mid 70s for most locations.
Brownsville: Yesterday's high temperature was 11 degrees above normal and the low temperature was 16 degrees above normal. The record high temperature of 94 degrees was set in 1986. The record low temperature of 34 degrees was set in 1942. No rainfall was reported at Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport. The daily rainfall record of 4.27 inches was set in 1958. Harlingen: Yesterday's high temperature was 10 degrees above normal and the low temperature was 17 degrees above normal. The record high temperature of 95 degrees was set in 1986. The record low temperature of 34 degrees was set in 1978. No rainfall was reported at Valley International Airport. The daily rainfall record of 0.50 of an inch was set in 1921. McAllen: Yesterday's high temperature was 13 degrees above normal and the low temperature was 18 degrees above normal. The record high temperature of 97 degrees was set in 1986. The record low temperature of 37 degrees was set in 1964. No rainfall was reported at McAllen Miller International Airport. The daily rainfall record of 0.91 of an inch was set in 1982.

 
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  • In the Location column, click on links for a list of recent observations at sites of interest. A new window will open.
  • In the Wind column, the letter indicates direction the wind blows from (N=North, E=East, S=South, W=West, NE=Northeast, etc). VRB is "variable" and G is "gust". Wind speeds are in MPH.
  • In the Baro (pressure) column, values are in inches.
  • The Chill column indicates the Wind Chill Index, or "Feels Like" Temperature. "N/A" will be displayed if values are not available or greater than 40 degrees.
 
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