Wednesday, October16, 2019

Marine Weather and Tides
Redford, TX

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Sunrise 7:57AMSunset 7:36PM Wednesday October 16, 2019 5:21 PM CDT (22:21 UTC) Moonrise 8:04PMMoonset 8:41AM Illumination 89% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 18 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
118 pm cdt Wed oct 16 2019

A weak upper level storm system currently across the extreme
eastern permian basin will slowly sink south southeast toward
south texas by late Thursday afternoon. The system is moisture
starved so not expecting any sensible weather with it overnight
as it departs the forecast area. Below normal temperatures are
expected tonight in its wake with clear skies and surface high
pressure dominating.

A warming to above normal temperatures is in store Thursday and
Friday as swift westerly flow aloft overspreads the region ahead
of the next weak pacific upper trough. Surface lee troughing
combined with plenty of clear sky and downslope flow and low level
thermal ridging should help boost the temperatures to much above
normal by Friday. Later shifts will need to monitor the potential
for high winds in the higher elevations of the guadalupe and
delaware mountains Friday due to the swift westerly flow aloft.

A dry cold front will follow Friday night as the upper trough
passes by to the north but temperatures will still remain above
normal this weekend with plenty of sunshine. Another weak and dry
upper trough will send another cold front into the area Sunday
night knocking temperatures back to near normal next Monday and
Tuesday with above normal temperatures (and dry) following next
Wednesday and Thursday.

Preliminary point temps pops
Big spring 73 46 81 56 0 0 0 0
carlsbad 72 46 81 56 0 0 0 0
dryden 75 55 79 57 10 10 0 0
fort stockton 71 50 81 59 0 0 0 0
guadalupe pass 64 47 72 55 0 0 0 0
hobbs 71 46 78 53 0 0 0 0
marfa 68 43 75 50 10 0 0 0
midland intl airport 74 48 81 56 0 0 0 0
odessa 74 49 81 57 0 0 0 0
wink 74 47 83 56 0 0 0 0

Maf watches warnings advisories
Nm... None.

Tx... None.

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Wind Forecast for Midland/Odessa, TX (18,4,5,8)
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