Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
342 PM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

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342 PM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandles.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

A High Wind Watch is in effect for the western one-third of the
Texas Panhandle and the western and central Oklahoma Panhandle
for Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening. Wind gusts up to 60
mph will be possible. A wind advisory may also be needed Sunday
night for the eastern one-third of the Oklahoma Panhandle and
northeast Texas Panhandle.

Fire Weather concerns continue as well as strong winds on Sunday.
Ongoing fires, or even new starts in conjunction with very strong
winds could pose a significant problem for fire control on
Sunday. Therefore a Fire Weather Watch remains in effect for the
southern, central and eastern Texas Panhandle on Sunday.

Elevated fire weather conditions may develop Monday afternoon and
evening across the eastern Panhandles.

Elevated fire weather conditions may develop Thursday afternoon
and evening across the northwestern half of the Combined
Panhandles.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

Area fire managers and emergency officials should be alert for
elevated to marginally critical fire weather conditions Sunday
across much of the southern, central and eastern Texas Panhandle.
Area fire managers and emergency officials should also be alert
for elevated fire weather conditions again Monday and Thursday
across parts of the Panhandles.

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