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Mon 23:06 CST
Current Warnings
 

Gulf Country Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Tue 00:13 EST

Gulf Country Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
01:20 EST
ESE 30 35 22.7 21.5 22.7 93 2 59.4 1007.6
01:20 EST
SE 11 13 22.2 18.6 22.2 80 2 4.4 1009.5
01:20 EST
ENE 9 11 25.6 23.5 27.0 88 2 2.2 1008.7
01:20 EST
ESE 20 31 25.2 24.9 26.0 98 2 141.0 1005.7
01:20 EST
SSE 22 26 22.3 22.1 22.3 99 1 80.2 1009.4
09:00 EST
ESE 35   25.5 24.5 27.0 94 3 158 1007.2
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