Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 242113
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
413 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
DRYLINE HAS EDGED INTO THE FAR WESTERN PART OF THE FORECAST AREA...AND
IS CURRENTLY POSITIONED NEAR A LINE FROM KENTON TO HEREFORD.  DEEP
AND RICH MOISTURE REMAINS IN PLACE EAST OF THE DRYLINE...WITH
INSTABILITY MAXIMIZED ALONG A NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST CORRIDOR FROM
SOUTHWEST KANSAS TO THE SOUTHEAST TEXAS PANHANDLE.  EXPECT ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING...WITH UPPER SUPPORT FROM SHORTWAVE TROF
CURRENTLY OVER NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO.  ENOUGH SHEAR EXISTS FOR
ORGANIZED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING...WITH LARGE HAIL EXPECTED TO BE
THE PRIMARY THREAT.

NO CHANGES OF SIGNIFICANCE HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE EARLIER FORECAST.  NO
POPS ABOVE 20 PERCENT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.  HIGHER POPS KEPT FOR
WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT AS NEXT LONGWAVE TROF SETS UP
OVER WESTERN CONUS AND THEN TRAVERSES PANHANDLES.

COCKRELL

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                50  78  52  79  56 /  20  20  20  10  10
BEAVER OK                  54  81  53  78  56 /  20  20  20  20  20
BOISE CITY OK              47  75  50  75  52 /  20  20  20  20  20
BORGER TX                  53  80  54  81  58 /  20  20  20  20  10
BOYS RANCH TX              50  80  52  81  55 /  10  20  20  20  10
CANYON TX                  51  78  52  80  56 /  10  20  20  10   5
CLARENDON TX               51  78  54  81  57 /  20  20  20  20  10
DALHART TX                 50  77  51  77  53 /  20  20  20  20  10
GUYMON OK                  52  78  52  78  55 /  20  20  20  20  20
HEREFORD TX                48  78  52  81  55 /  10  20  10  10   5
LIPSCOMB TX                57  80  54  78  57 /  20  20  20  20  20
PAMPA TX                   53  77  53  78  57 /  20  20  20  20  20
SHAMROCK TX                57  79  54  81  58 /  20  20  20  20  20
WELLINGTON TX              60  80  57  84  60 /  20  20  20  20  20

&&

.AMA WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
OK...NONE.

&&

$$

18/03





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