Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 202045
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
330 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
ONLY MINOR CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE FORECAST.  HAVE INCREASED
POPS THIS EVENING ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST HALF OF THE FORECAST AREA...
CLOSER TO PROXIMITY OF INCOMING UPPER-LEVEL JET STREAK...IN REGION
OF GREATER INSTABILITY.  POPS AFTER MIDNIGHT HAVE BEEN TRIMMED TO
INCLUDE ONLY FAR EASTERN SECTIONS...AHEAD OF DEPARTING VORTICITY
MAXIMUM.

MONDAY AND TUESDAY EXPECTED TO BE DRY AND MILD.  LOW-LEVEL JET
DEVELOPS TUESDAY NIGHT AHEAD OF NEXT MID-LEVEL TROF.  WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON CHANCES FOR STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS HAVE BEEN
INCREASED SLIGHTLY AND SPREAD A BIT FARTHER WEST DUE TO EXPECTED
POSITION OF DRYLINE.  WEDNESDAY EVENING POPS HAVE BEEN KEPT IN
EASTERN SECTIONS HAVE ALSO BEEN INCREASED SLIGHTLY...AND HAVE
ALSO BEEN SPREAD A BIT FARTHER WEST.

NO POPS IN REMAINDER OF FORECAST.  NO FREEZING TEMPERATURES
EXPECTED.  03

COCKRELL

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...
NO ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
THROUGH TUESDAY. CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE
ON WEDNESDAY ACROSS THE WESTERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLES. ELEVATED TO
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON SATURDAY ACROSS
THE WESTERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLES. ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY ACROSS THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF THE
PANHANDLES.  03

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                52  78  51  82  55 /  30   5   0   0   5
BEAVER OK                  56  79  48  85  59 /  50   5   0   0   5
BOISE CITY OK              51  74  49  83  55 /  20   5   0   5   5
BORGER TX                  55  79  54  85  58 /  30   5   0   0   5
BOYS RANCH TX              51  80  52  87  56 /  20   5   0   0   5
CANYON TX                  51  79  50  82  55 /  20   5   0   0   5
CLARENDON TX               56  78  53  83  55 /  40   5   0   0   5
DALHART TX                 47  75  48  86  53 /  20   5   0   5   5
GUYMON OK                  52  77  49  84  57 /  30   5   0   5   5
HEREFORD TX                50  78  49  84  54 /  20   5   0   0   5
LIPSCOMB TX                58  78  49  82  57 /  50   5   0   0   5
PAMPA TX                   53  77  51  81  57 /  40   5   0   0   5
SHAMROCK TX                56  79  52  83  56 /  50   5   0   0   0
WELLINGTON TX              56  80  54  86  56 /  50   5   0   0   0

&&

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

&&

$$

05/03



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