Above normal tides will lead to minor tidal overflow and water reaching the dunes for the beaches of North Padre and Mustang Islands around the time of high tide this evening. Tide levels are expected to slowly diminish through midnight. A Coastal Flood Advisory is in effect until 2 AM Friday for Kleberg and Nueces Counties.
Cooler tonight with rain ending and decreasing clouds. A small craft advisory is in effect for all marine interests, for north to northeast winds 20 to 25 knots and higher gusts. Lows from the upper 50s north to the lower 60s southeast.
Much cooler and drier conditions will move into South Texas Friday and Saturday, with a chilly morning in store Friday morning. A warming trend will redevelop late in the weekend with isolated showers and thunderstorms returning to the forecast next week.