Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

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FXUS64 KFWD 032030
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
330 PM CDT THU SEP 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OVER SOUTHEAST TEXAS CONTINUES TO WEAKEN
AND DRIFT SOUTHWEST AS AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER WEST TEXAS SHIFTS
SLIGHTLY EASTWARD INTO THE WEEKEND. ISOLATED AFTERNOON
SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS ARE STILL POSSIBLE DURING THE AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY SOUTHEAST OF A TEMPLE TO CORSICANA TO CANTON LINE.
OTHERWISE...EXPECT MOSTLY SUNNY AND SEASONABLY HOT DAYS AND CLEAR
MILD NIGHTS THROUGH THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL
INCREASE BY A FEW DEGREES OVER THE WEEKEND...AND A FEW SPOTS MAY
REACH THE 100 DEGREE MARK SUNDAY AND MONDAY. NORMAL HIGHS FOR THE
FIRST WEEK OF SEPTEMBER ARE 90 TO 94 DEGREES.

AN UPPER LEVEL LOW IS MOVING INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST... NEAR
SOUTHERN VANCOVER ISLAND/NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON THIS AFTERNOON.
THIS LOW WILL DIG SOUTH AND SOUTH SOUTHEASTWARD DURING THE NEXT
36 TO 48 HOURS...BEFORE MOVING EAST AND NORTHEAST INTO THE
NORTHERN PLAINS SUNDAY. ANOTHER SHORT WAVE WILL FOLLOW IN THE WAKE
OF THE FIRST UPPER LEVEL LOW AND DIG A DEEPER TROUGH ACROSS THE
WEST. A SERIES OF SHORTWAVES WILL THEN MOVE THROUGH THE TROUGH
EARLY TO MID NEXT WEEK....BREAKING DOWN THE UPPER LEVEL RIDGE.
THIS WILL ALLOW A COLD FRONT TO APPROACH THE RED RIVER NEXT
WEDNESDAY NIGHT/THURSDAY. WE WILL SEE LOW RAIN CHANCES ACROSS THE
NORTHEAST TUESDAY...AND AREAS ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF A
GOLDTHWAITE... HILLSBORO...EMORY LINE WEDNESDAY.

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&&

.AVIATION...
/ISSUED 1222 PM CDT THU SEP 3 2015/
VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO PREVAIL FOR ALL AREA TAF SITES
THROUGH THIS FORECAT PERIOD....WITH LIGHT SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
8 KTS.

AJS


&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
DALLAS-FT. WORTH, TX  76  95  77  97  79 /   5   5   5  10   5
WACO, TX              73  95  75  97  76 /  10  10   5  10   5
PARIS, TX             72  94  73  96  75 /   5   5   5  10  10
DENTON, TX            73  95  75  97  77 /   5   5   5  10   5
MCKINNEY, TX          74  94  75  95  77 /   5   5   5  10   5
DALLAS, TX            77  95  79  97  80 /   5   5   5  10   5
TERRELL, TX           74  94  75  95  76 /   5   5   5  10   5
CORSICANA, TX         74  95  76  96  77 /  10  10   5  10   5
TEMPLE, TX            72  94  74  97  74 /  10  10   5  10   5
MINERAL WELLS, TX     71  94  72  96  73 /   5   5   5   5   5

&&

.FWD WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.

&&

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