Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 140957
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
357 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

.DISCUSSION...
DRY FORECAST CONTINUES WITH NO PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH
SATURDAY.  DAY OF INTEREST CONTINUES TO BE THURSDAY WHEN CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR.

COLD FRONT CURRENTLY THROUGH NORTHWEST THREE FOURTHS OF FORECAST
AREA...WITH ALL SECTIONS LIKELY TO HAVE NORTH WINDS BY DAYBREAK.
STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED THIS MORNING...WITH STEADY DECREASE IN
SPEEDS DURING THE AFTERNOON.  ANOTHER WEAKER COLD FRONT ARRIVES
TONIGHT...WITH YET ANOTHER PASSING MONDAY NIGHT.  HIGH TEMPERATURES
GENERALLY IN THE LOWER-60S TODAY...AND IN THE MID- TO UPPER-60S
MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

RISING MID-LEVEL HEIGHTS AND FULL DAY OF SOUTHERLY LOW-LEVEL WINDS ON
WEDNESDAY ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO REACH THE LOWER- TO MID-70S.  DEEP
SOUTHWEST FLOW ON THURSDAY EXPECTED TO RESULT IN MAXIMA MAINLY IN THE
LOWER- TO MID-80S.  COLD FRONT THURSDAY NIGHT EXPECTED TO BRING
HIGHS ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY DOWN ONLY INTO THE UPPER-60S TO MID-70S.
03

COCKRELL

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...
NO ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY
THROUGH TUESDAY.  NORTHEAST WINDS THIS MORNING WILL TREND TO EAST
AND SOUTHEAST THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING.  NORTHWEST WINDS
MONDAY MORNING WILL BECOME MORE WESTERLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  NORTH
WINDS TUESDAY MORNING WILL TREND TO NORTHEAST AND EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON.  SOUTHWEST AND SOUTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON
WEDNESDAY...WITH ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE IN THE
SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE.

STRONG DRY SOUTHWEST WINDS ON THURSDAY WILL LIKELY CREATE CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS ALL OF THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND ALL
BUT THE FAR SOUTHEAST PART OF THE TEXAS PANHANDLE.

NORTHEAST WINDS ON FRIDAY MAY PRODUCE BRIEFLY ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST HALF OF THE COMBINED PANHANDLES. NO
ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON
SATURDAY.  03

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                60  32  67  37  65 /   0   0   0   0   0
BEAVER OK                  59  30  67  36  64 /   0   0   0   0   0
BOISE CITY OK              59  30  66  35  63 /   0   0   0   0   0
BORGER TX                  62  34  67  37  66 /   0   0   0   0   0
BOYS RANCH TX              61  30  67  36  67 /   0   0   0   0   0
CANYON TX                  60  31  67  36  65 /   0   0   0   0   0
CLARENDON TX               62  34  68  38  66 /   0   0   0   0   0
DALHART TX                 60  28  67  35  64 /   0   0   0   0   0
GUYMON OK                  59  31  67  36  65 /   0   0   0   0   0
HEREFORD TX                61  31  66  35  66 /   0   0   0   0   0
LIPSCOMB TX                60  30  66  36  64 /   0   0   0   0   0
PAMPA TX                   60  32  65  37  64 /   0   0   0   0   0
SHAMROCK TX                61  34  67  38  67 /   0   0   0   0   0
WELLINGTON TX              63  35  69  39  69 /   0   0   0   0   0

&&

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

&&

$$

11/03


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