Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 262041
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
330 PM CDT SUN OCT 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...
NO MAJOR CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE FORECAST.  HAVE KEPT SLIGHT
CHANCE POPS GOING FOR NORTHEASTERN SECTIONS MONDAY MORNING DUE TO
EXPECTED BAROCLINICITY WITH COLD FRONT AS POTENT SHORTWAVE TROF
PASSES OVER REGION OF SLIGHTLY STEEPER MID-LEVEL LAPSE RATES.

HOWEVER...HAVE ELIMINATED MONDAY EVENING POPS AS POST-FRONTAL
AIRMASS EXPECTED TO BE MUCH TOO STABLE FOR MEASURABLE
PRECIPITATION.  HAVE INCLUDED ISOLATED SPRINKLES WHERE EVENING POPS
WERE BEFORE.

HIGH-LEVEL CLOUDS EXPECTED TO COVER MOST OF THE SKY AT VARIOUS TIMES
LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.  OTHERWISE...GENERALLY CLEAR SKY
EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY.  COLD FRONT ON THURSDAY PASSES WITH NO
PRECIPITATION...AND HOLDS TEMPERATURES CLOSE TO CLIMO THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY.  FOLLOWING DEPARTURE OF MID-LEVEL RIDGE...NEXT WEEKEND SHOULD
BE BREEZY TO WINDY AND WARM.  03

COCKRELL

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                55  76  39  64  39 /   0   5   5   0   0
BEAVER OK                  53  72  39  66  38 /   0  20  10   0   0
BOISE CITY OK              51  67  36  62  36 /   0  10  10   0   0
BORGER TX                  60  75  44  67  43 /   0   5  10   0   0
BOYS RANCH TX              53  76  38  66  39 /   0   5   5   0   0
CANYON TX                  53  78  37  65  37 /   0   5   5   0   0
CLARENDON TX               59  81  44  68  41 /   0   5   5   0   0
DALHART TX                 49  72  34  63  34 /   0  10  10   0   0
GUYMON OK                  53  72  38  65  37 /   0  20  10   0   0
HEREFORD TX                52  77  36  65  36 /   0   5   5   0   0
LIPSCOMB TX                56  74  42  67  36 /   0  20  10   0   0
PAMPA TX                   55  73  42  63  40 /   0   5  10   0   0
SHAMROCK TX                58  82  45  69  39 /   0   5  10   0   0
WELLINGTON TX              58  86  47  71  41 /   0   5   5   0   0

&&

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

&&

$$

05/03




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