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Last Map Update: Fri, Jan. 28, 2022 at 5:58:12 am CST

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Light showers and drizzle continue much of the morning into the early afternoon across Deep South Texas as a cold front slides through. Temperatures tumble behind the front with mid-afternoon temperatures forecast to be in the lower to middle 50s. Breezy northerly winds of 20 to 30 mph are also expected with an occasional gust up to 40 mph possible.
A moderate-strong cold front arrives this morning and will create dangerous marine conditions with strong winds and high seas. A Gale Warning is in effect from 6 AM CST to Noon CST for the Laguna Madre and from 6 AM CST to 3 PM CST for Gulf Waters.
There is a High Risk of rip currents through early Saturday morning at area beaches. Conditions in the surf will be hazardous and swimming is not recommended. If you do venture into the surf zone, please use extra caution. Additionally, minor coastal flooding is possible at SPI and Boca Chica beaches on Friday.
A Wind Advisory is in effect for the coastal parts of Kenedy, Willacy, and Cameron Counties beginning at 7 AM this morning and continuing through 3 PM this afternoon.
The area beaches will see cloudy, cooler and windier conditions with showers mainly during the morning and early afternoon hours today. High temperatures will reach the 60 degree mark this afternoon with the winds becoming north at 25 to 30 mph. Unfavorable swimming conditions are anticipated with a High risk of rip currents in the surf zone.
A sunny and warmer weekend is expected across Deep South Texas and the RGV as surface ridging prevails. The temperatures will continue warming throughout next week. A couple of storm systems moving through the area will produce some isolated to scattered showers on Monday and Wednesday.

 
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Falfurrias
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Laredo
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Kingsville
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  • 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.
  • In the Remarks column, HX is the Heat Index and WCI is Wind Chill Index (if shown). These are "Feels Like" temperatures. VSB is Visibility. "N/A" will be displayed if values are not available.
 
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