Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 222048
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
340 PM CDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE DEVELOPING AT THIS TIME ALONG
A CORRIDOR RUNNING SOUTH SOUTHWEST TO NORTH NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES.  THIS LOCATION LIES NEAR THE
RESIDUAL OUTFLOW BOUNDARY FROM MONDAY NIGHT/S THUNDERSTORMS...IN AN
AREA OF SLIGHTLY ENHANCED LOW-LEVEL MOISTURE FLUX CONVERGENCE.
WILL CARRY ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ALL SECTIONS THIS EVENING...WITH
HIGHEST POPS IN AFOREMENTIONED AREA.

OTHERWISE...FORECAST REMAINS LARGELY UNCHANGED.  HOT CONDITIONS
EXPECTED FOR THE REST OF THE WEEK UNTIL 500 MB RIDGE RETROGRADES TO
THE WEST.  LOW THUNDERSTORM POPS RETAINED IN NORTHWEST SECTIONS
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT.  LOW POPS ON SUNDAY HAVE BEEN
SPREAD A BIT TO THE SOUTHEAST...AND SUNDAY NIGHT POPS HAVE BEEN
INCREASED IN NORTHERN SECTIONS...DUE TO ARRIVAL OF FRONTAL BOUNDARY
AND SUBSEQUENT UPSLOPE FLOW TO ITS NORTH.  SLIGHT CHANCE POPS KEPT
FOR MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY ALL SECTIONS.  03

COCKRELL

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...
NO ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
TUESDAY.  RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL REMAIN ABOVE 20 PERCENT.
NO EXCESSIVE WINDS ARE EXPECTED.  03

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                67  95  68  97  69 /  20   0   0   5   5
BEAVER OK                  69 101  69 105  70 /  10   0   0   5   5
BOISE CITY OK              68  99  68 101  68 /  10   5   0   5  10
BORGER TX                  73 100  75 102  75 /  20   0   0   5   5
BOYS RANCH TX              67  99  69 101  70 /  20   0   0   5   5
CANYON TX                  65  95  65  97  68 /  20   0   0   5   5
CLARENDON TX               72  96  70  98  71 /  20   0   0   5   5
DALHART TX                 67  98  63  99  66 /  10   5   0   5   5
GUYMON OK                  70 101  69 101  70 /  20   5   0   5   5
HEREFORD TX                66  95  64  96  66 /  20   0   0   5   5
LIPSCOMB TX                71  99  69 101  73 /  10   0   5   5   5
PAMPA TX                   72  95  70  98  70 /  20   0   0   5   5
SHAMROCK TX                73  98  70 100  73 /  10   0   5   5   5
WELLINGTON TX              73 100  71 101  72 /  10   0   0   5   5

&&

.AMA WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
TX...NONE.
OK...NONE.

&&

$$

10/03



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