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Observations for Houston/Galveston Bay PORTS 2016-08-31 20:51:33 CDT

Water levels are steady at all four reporting stations, with readings between 1.8 and 2.2 feet. All levels are above predicted values, by up to 1.4 feet.

Current speed at Bay Entr Ch LB 11 is 1.2 knots, with no trend data available.

Reported winds are generally light, between 2 and 3 knots with gusts to 5 knots.

Reported air temperatures are in the mid 80s °F, and reported water temperatures are in the mid to high 80s °F.

Barometric pressure is falling at all four reporting stations, with readings between 1009.5 and 1011.5 mb.


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