Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 190426
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1026 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

.AVIATION...
06Z TAF CYCLE
VFR CONDITIONS AND LIGHT WINDS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH 06Z THURSDAY.
LIGHT SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS AROUND 5 TO 10 KNOTS WILL VEER AROUND
TO THE NORTHWEST AND NORTH BY 15Z WEDNESDAY...THEN EAST AND SOUTHEAST
AFTER 18Z WEDNESDAY.

SCHNEIDER

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 533 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014/

AVIATION...
00Z TAF CYCLE
VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH 00Z THURSDAY. SOUTHWEST WINDS
WILL BECOME NORTHWEST AFTER 08Z TO 10Z WEDNESDAY...AND WILL VEER
AROUND TO THE EAST AND THEN SOUTH AFTER 18Z WEDNESDAY AT 5 TO AROUND
10 KNOTS.

SCHNEIDER

PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 306 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014/

DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE PANHANDLES WILL CONTINUE TO RECOVER FROM THE
ARCTIC BLAST OF LAST WEEK. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REACH INTO THE LOW
60S BY THE WEEKEND AND OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE BACK
INTO THE 30S.

DESPITE A VORT MAX THURSDAY, THE COMBINED PANHANDLES ARE EXPECTED
TO REMAIN DRY THROUGH FRIDAY. ANOTHER STRONGER SYSTEM IS EXPECTED
OVER THE WEEKEND. THE TRACK OF THIS SYSTEM WILL KEEP THE MAJORITY OF
THE PANHANDLES DRY EXPECT THE FAR SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE. ANY
PRECIP THAT FORMS WITH THIS SYSTEM SHOULD BE IN LIQUID FORM. THERE
IS A HINT THE FAR WESTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWESTERN TEXAS PANHANDLES
COULD SEE PREIP DURING THE DAY ON SUNDAY AS A MORE SIGNIFICANT COLD
FRONT MOVES THROUGH, BUT CONFIDENCE ISN`T STRONG.

TEMPERATURES FOR EARLY NEXT WEEK WILL BE KNOCKED BACK INTO THE 40S
BUT COULD GO LOWER IF THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN PLAINS MAINTAIN A
DECENT SNOW PACK.

&&

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

&&

$$

11/06




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