Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
357 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

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357 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma

.DAY ONE...Through Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Light wintry precipitation will be possible Wednesday and
Wednesday evening, including light snow, light freezing rain and
light sleet. Little to no accumulations are expected at this
time, with the exception of the far southeast Texas Panhandle,
where ice accumulations around 0.15 inches and sleet accumulations
up to one half inch may occur.

Another round of wintry precipitation in the form of freezing
rain will be possible Thursday morning before changing to all
rain by Thursday afternoon. Ice accumulation totals may reach
around 0.05 inches during this time frame, primarily across the
eastern half of the Texas and Oklahoma Panhandles.

Elevated fire weather conditions will be possible Friday, Saturday
and Monday across the far western parts of the Panhandles.

Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will be possible on
Sunday across the western half of the Panhandles due to west
winds of 15 to 25 mph with some higher gusts along with low
relative humidity values.


Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

Area fire managers and emergency officials should be alert for
elevated fire weather conditions on Friday, Saturday and Monday,
and for elevated to critical fire weather conditions on Sunday.



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