Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
356 AM CST Sat Nov 18 2017

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356 AM CST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

A Wind Advisory remains in effect for the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandle until 3 PM. A strong cold front continues to move south
across the Panhandles, with sustained north winds 30 to 39 mph.
Strongest winds are expected to occur around sunrise to the noon
time period, then diminish thereafter.

Brief period of elevated Fire Weather conditions across the
central and eastern Panhandles late this morning into early
afternoon, as dewpoints are expected to drop into the low teens
with breezy north winds. A Fire Danger Statement has been issued
to account for these areas.

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

Elevated fire weather conditions may develop on Sunday across
parts of the Panhandles due to breezy dry southwest winds and
relative humidities in the 17 to 20 percent range.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

Area fire managers and emergency officials should be alert for
elevated fire weather conditions on Saturday late morning to early
afternoon, and on Sunday afternoon.

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