Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 170740
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
240 AM CDT SUN AUG 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES MAY BE A LITTLE LOWER ACROSS
THE PANHANDLES TODAY AND AGAIN MONDAY COMPARED TO THE LAST
COUPLE OF DAYS AS THE UPPER RIDGE TRANSLATES EAST ACROSS THE
PANHANDLES. THE FLOW ALOFT WILL BE WEAK AND THE SUBTROPICAL
PLUME WILL BE SUPPRESSED SOME AS THE HIGH MOVES OVER.

TUESDAY THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK WEEK WILL SEE DAILY CHANCES
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY ACROSS THE OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLE AND THE NORTHWEST HALF OF THE TEXAS PANHANDLE AS THE
SUBTROPICAL PLUME IS BROUGHT NORTHWARD OVER THIS AREA. THIS PLUME OF
MOISTURE SHOULD BE BROUGHT NORTHWARD BETWEEN AN UPPER LEVEL HIGH TO
OUR EAST AND AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH TO OUR WEST.

TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN CLOSE TO OR ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH THIS
FORECAST.

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...
ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED
THROUGH THIS FORECAST.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                95  67  96  67  94 /  10  20   5  10  10
BEAVER OK                 100  67 104  66 103 /  10  20  20  20  20
BOISE CITY OK              97  64  96  64  95 /  10  20  20  20  20
BORGER TX                  98  71 100  73  98 /  10  20  10  10  10
BOYS RANCH TX              97  67 100  67  97 /  10  20   5  20  10
CANYON TX                  96  65  97  65  95 /  10  20   0  10  10
CLARENDON TX               96  70  97  69  96 /  10  20   0  10  10
DALHART TX                 95  62  97  63  95 /  10  20  10  20  20
GUYMON OK                  98  67 101  67  99 /  10  20  20  20  20
HEREFORD TX                95  64  96  64  93 /  10  20   0  20  10
LIPSCOMB TX                98  69 100  68  99 /  10  20  10  10  20
PAMPA TX                   95  69  97  68  95 /  10  20  10  10  10
SHAMROCK TX                98  69 100  70  98 /  10  20   5   5  10
WELLINGTON TX             101  69 101  70  99 /  10  20   0   5  10

&&

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

&&

$$

06/15




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