Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
258 AM CDT THU JUL 10 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY REMAINS DRAPED ACROSS THE RED RIVER
COUNTIES EARLY THIS MORNING. EXPECTING THIS BOUNDARY TO LIFT
NORTH TODAY WITH ONLY A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS
NORTH OF A GAINESVILLE TO SULPHUR SPRINGS LINE THROUGH EARLY
EVENING.

FOR THE REST OF THE FORECAST PERIOD....AN UPPER TROUGH OVER EASTERN
CANADA AND EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI THIS MORNING WILL MOVE EAST BY
THIS WEEKEND WITH HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS
AND TEXAS THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. THIS SHOULD KEEP NORTH/CENTRAL
TEXAS HOT AND DRY FRIDAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. ANOTHER UPPER
LOW...MOVING THROUGH THE CANADIAN ROCKIES TODAY...WILL MOVE INTO
CENTRAL CANADA THIS WEEKEND...THEN DRIFT SOUTH INTO UPPER MIDWEST
AND AMPLIFY BEFORE MOVING THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES REGION NEXT
WEEK. THIS SECOND UPPER TROUGH SHOULD BE ABLE TO WEAK THE HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE ALOFT AND SEND A STRONG COLD FRONT DOWN INTO THE
REGION BY/ON TUESDAY. HAVE ADDED 20 POPS FOR THE NORTHERN COUNTIES
ON TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT AS THE FRONT MOVES IN...AND 20-30
POPS FOR NEXT WEDNESDAY. IF THE FRONT IS AS COLD AS THE GFS/ECMWF
INDICATE...THEN HIGH TEMPS NEXT WEDNESDAY WILL BE 10 DEGREES
COOLER...OR UP TO 15 DEGREES COOLER WERE INSOLATION IS
SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED BY CLOUDS AND CONVECTION. FOR NOW WILL KEEP
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S TO 102 THIS WEEKEND...THEN COOL THEM IN TO
THE MID 80S TO MID 90S FOR NEXT WEDNESDAY. 75

&&

.AVIATION...
/ISSUED 1148 PM CDT WED JUL 9 2014/
/6Z TAFS/

VFR CONDITIONS EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH SOUTHERLY WINDS
AROUND 10KTS. ISOLATED CONVECTION EXPECTED AGAIN ON THURSDAY BUT
PROBABILITY TOO LOW TO MENTION IN CURRENT FORECAST. OUTSIDE OF AN
ISOLATED STORM...NO SIGNIFICANT AVIATION CONCERNS THROUGH THURSDAY.

DUNN


&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
DALLAS-FT. WORTH, TX  97  78  99  78 100 /  10  10  10  10  10
WACO, TX              97  73  97  74  99 /  10  10  10  10  10
PARIS, TX             94  75  97  75  97 /  20  20  10  10  10
DENTON, TX            95  75  98  77  99 /  10  10  10  10  10
MCKINNEY, TX          95  75  97  77  99 /  10  10  10  10  10
DALLAS, TX            97  78  99  78 100 /  10  10  10  10  10
TERRELL, TX           97  77  96  75  99 /  10  10  10  10  10
CORSICANA, TX         96  73  96  74  98 /  10  10  10  10  10
TEMPLE, TX            97  71  96  72  98 /  10  10  10  10  10
MINERAL WELLS, TX     97  73  98  74 100 /  10  10  10  10  10

&&

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

&&

$$

 /75





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