Area Forecast Discussion
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
1046 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.AVIATION...
No aviation weather concerns overnight through Sunday evening
with only a few daytime cu and some scattered high clouds.
Southerly winds will prevail in the 7 to 13 knot range with some
higher gusts during the daytime hours.

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.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 335 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016/
Thunderstorms this afternoon have been limited to the
northeastern part of the forecast area - generally northeast of a
Sherman to Emory line where there is an area of higher
Precipitable Water values. The cumulus fields across the rest of
the forecast area have been pretty flat. Outside of the
northeastern zones, it has been mostly sunny this afternoon with
temperatures in the mid 90s to around 100 degrees.

Low thunderstorm chances will end before sunset...leaving mostly
clear skies overnight. Lows will be in the mid 70s to around 80
degrees. An upper level ridge will dominate the weather across
North and Central Texas Sunday through the end of the work week.
This will lead to mostly sunny and hot days and clear warm nights.
Highs will be in the mid 90s to 103 degrees and lows will be in
the mid 70s to around 80 degrees. At this time, it looks like
dewpoints will mix out enough to keep heat indices below heat
advisory through Tuesday. For the Wednesday through Friday
period, much of the forecast area that is along and east of the
I-35 corridor will be borderline for a Heat Advisory with maximum
heat index values climbing to around 105 degrees.

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.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
Dallas-Ft. Worth    79  99  79 100  79 /  10  10   5   5   5
Waco                77  99  77 100  76 /  10  10   5   5   0
Paris               73  97  76  97  76 /  10  10   5   5   5
Denton              77  98  77  99  76 /  10   5   5   5   5
McKinney            77  99  77  99  76 /  10  10   5   5   5
Dallas              80  99  80 100  80 /  10  10   5   5   5
Terrell             77  99  77  99  76 /  10  10   5   5   5
Corsicana           77  99  77  99  77 /  10  10   5   5   5
Temple              76  98  75  99  75 /  10  10   5   5   0
Mineral Wells       76  98  75  99  74 /  10   5   5   5   0

&&

.FWD Watches/Warnings/Advisories...
None.
&&

$$

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