Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 172045
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
340 PM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
CUMULUS FIELD IS CONTINUING TO DEVELOP AT THIS TIME ACROSS THE TEXAS
AND OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES.  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED THIS
EVENING...BUT EXPECT COVERAGE TO BE QUITE SPARSE.  HAVE LOWERED POPS
TO LESS THAN 20 PERCENT ACROSS THE BOARD THIS EVENING.

OTHERWISE...NO REAL CHANGES TO THE FORECAST.  LOW THUNDERSTORM POPS
CONTINUE FOR MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS MAINLY THE
NORTHWEST HALF OF THE FORECAST AREA MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.
DAYTIME TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO BE SLIGHTLY ABOVE CLIMO THROUGH
SUNDAY.  SOUTHERLY WINDS EXPECTED TO DOMINATE.  03

COCKRELL

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...
ALTHOUGH RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW 20 PERCENT
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE PANHANDLES ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY...NO
ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO NON-
SUPPORTIVE FUELS AND LIGHT TO MODERATE WINDS.  RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE 20 PERCENT WEDNESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY AS
LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHERLY WINDS PREVAIL...WITH NO ELEVATED OR
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED.  03

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                66  96  66  94  67 /  10   5   5  10  20
BEAVER OK                  67 104  68 102  70 /  10  20  20  20  20
BOISE CITY OK              64  96  65  96  65 /  10  20  20  20  20
BORGER TX                  71 100  72  98  73 /  10   5  10  10  20
BOYS RANCH TX              65 100  66  98  69 /  10  10  10  10  20
CANYON TX                  64  97  63  94  66 /  10   5   5  10  20
CLARENDON TX               69  97  69  95  70 /  10   0   5  10  10
DALHART TX                 60  97  61  95  64 /  10  10  20  20  20
GUYMON OK                  66 101  66  99  68 /  10  20  20  20  20
HEREFORD TX                62  96  62  94  65 /  10   5   5  10  20
LIPSCOMB TX                67 100  68  99  73 /  10  10  10  20  20
PAMPA TX                   67  97  67  95  69 /  10   5   5  10  10
SHAMROCK TX                67 100  68  96  72 /  10   0   5  10  10
WELLINGTON TX              68 101  69  97  72 /  10   0   5  10  10

&&

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

&&

$$

05/03



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