Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
408 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

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408 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING ACROSS THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF THE
PANHANDLES AS DRY SOUTH WINDS INCREASE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP FRIDAY AND
SATURDAY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING ACROSS THE WESTERN
HALVES OF THE PANHANDLES AS DRY SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH WINDS INCREASE.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE TEXAS AND
OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...WITH THE GREATEST
CHANCES BEING FOUND ACROSS THE EASTERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLES. SOME
STORMS THAT DEVELOP ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY MAY BECOME SEVERE...WITH
LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AS THE PRIMARY HAZARDS.

ELEVATED TO POSSIBLY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP
BEHIND THE DRYLINE ON SUNDAY ACROSS THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF THE
PANHANDLES...AND AGAIN ON MONDAY ACROSS THE SOUTHWESTERN AND
SOUTH CENTRAL PORTIONS OF THE TEXAS PANHANDLE.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE TEXAS AND
OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES ON MONDAY...TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BECOME SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

AREA FIRE MANAGERS AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR
ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY THROUGH MONDAY.

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COCKRELL



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