Saturday, September23, 2017

Marine Weather and Tides
Redford, TX

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What's New / NOTES
6/25/2017 - NOAA is having a major issue that impact the 7 day forecast load times. Many users are reporting problems. The issue has been reported.
5/23/2017 - Worked with NOAA again to speed up the 7 day forecast load times. Thanks to them for being responsive.
5/19/2016 - There were issues with the 3 day airport observation history. I switched to another data source. Let me know if you see any issues with the data feeds.

Sunrise 7:49AMSunset 7:57PM Saturday September 23, 2017 6:07 AM CDT (11:07 UTC) Moonrise 9:14AMMoonset 8:53PM Illumination 8% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 3 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Redford, TX
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Area Discussion for - Midland/Odessa, TX
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area forecast discussion
national weather service midland odessa tx
344 am cdt Sat sep 23 2017

A strong upper trough centered over nv and id are expected to bring
heavy showers and thunderstorms to the area this weekend as it
slowly moves east. The upper part of the trough should lift ne
Tuesday and Wednesday but the southern part will continue to dig
along the us mex border with models eventually turning it into a cut
off low before shearing it apart late in the week. As a result the
latest model runs continue a good chance of rain for parts of the
area out most of the coming week.

The unseasonably warm temperatures should return closer to normal
today as abundant clouds and increasing rain results in highs in the
80s today for all but along the rio grande. Similar but slightly
cooler temperatures expected Sunday and Monday as rain chances
remain high. A weak front late Tue early Wed with a north wind will
push highs into the 70s for the rest of the week. A south wind not
expected to return until early Saturday. Lows in the 50s expected
behind the front.

Looking at several days with high rain chances for the area. Had
some showers and storms last evening over the west but as of early
morning only a few remain over western eddy county. First look at
qpf eta is slower and farther west today with the heavy rain not
making it into eddy county until late afternoon. It does bring
another round of potentially heavy rain through eddy county late
tonight. By early Sunday the heavy rain shifts farther east and
south across tx counties closer to the rio grande... Presidio...

brewster... Pecos. This precip moves NE into permian basin Sunday
and then additional precip Sunday night and Monday expected for
permian basin. High pops continue Tuesday and Wednesday as models
develop precip along and behind the front. The combination of good
low level moisture... High pw... And potential for slow moving or
training storms will create the possibility of heavy rain that could
result in flash flooding. Therefore have issued a flash flood watch
for this afternoon and tonight for eddy... Lea... And culberson
counties. This watch may be extended in time or expanded in coverage.

Preliminary point temps pops
Big spring 86 69 82 67 10 30 50 60
carlsbad 84 64 84 62 70 70 30 20
dryden 90 71 88 70 20 40 50 50
fort stockton 88 68 80 66 20 60 70 40
guadalupe pass 79 61 79 62 70 70 30 20
hobbs 82 64 78 62 40 70 50 40
marfa 83 60 78 57 50 70 60 40
midland intl airport 87 70 80 68 20 50 60 60
odessa 86 70 81 68 20 60 60 50
wink 89 68 84 66 30 70 50 30

Maf watches warnings advisories
Nm... Flash flood watch from noon mdt today through late tonight for
central lea county-eddy county plains-guadalupe mountains
of eddy county-northern lea county-southern lea county.

Tx... Flash flood watch from 1 pm cdt noon mdt this afternoon
through Sunday morning for guadalupe mountains-van horn and
highway 54 corridor.

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