Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 232037
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
336 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
NO MAJOR CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE FORECAST.  FOR THIS EVENING
HOWEVER...HAVE CALLED FOR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS NORTHERN
PART OF FORECAST AREA...DUE TO ENHANCED CUMULUS NOTED ALONG OUTFLOW-
ENHANCED FRONTAL BOUNDARY SEEN IN SATELLITE AND RADAR DATA OVER
SOUTHWEST KANSAS.

HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED THURSDAY...FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.
NOCTURNAL THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS MAINLY NORTHWEST SECTIONS STILL
POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT.

BETTER CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS STILL LOOK TO BE FOR SUNDAY AND
BEYOND AS NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT BECOMES ESTABLISHED.  DEEP...RICH
MOISTURE RETURNS WITH ASSOCIATED INCREASE IN INSTABILITY.

UPSLOPE COMPONENT TO LOW-LEVEL FLOW AND STRONGER FLOW ALOFT ON
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY LEAD US TO EXPECT MORE CLOUD COVER...HIGHER
POPS AND COOLER CONDITIONS.  03

COCKRELL

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...
NO ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AS EITHER RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL REMAIN ABOVE 20
PERCENT AND/OR 20-FOOT WINDS WILL REMAIN BELOW 15 MPH.  03

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                68  98  69 101  70 /   0   0   0   5   5
BEAVER OK                  70 104  71 105  74 /  10   0   0  10  20
BOISE CITY OK              66 101  68 101  68 /  10   5  10  10  20
BORGER TX                  73 103  75 104  77 /   0   0   0   5   5
BOYS RANCH TX              69 101  71 104  71 /   0   0   0   5  10
CANYON TX                  66  98  67 101  68 /   0   0   0   5   5
CLARENDON TX               71  98  72 101  74 /   0   0   0   5   5
DALHART TX                 63  99  65 101  67 /   0   0   0  10  20
GUYMON OK                  68 103  71 104  71 /  10   0   0  10  20
HEREFORD TX                64  96  66  99  67 /   0   0   0   5   5
LIPSCOMB TX                69 100  73 104  75 /  10   0   0   5  10
PAMPA TX                   69  99  70 101  72 /   0   0   0   5   5
SHAMROCK TX                70 100  73 101  75 /   0   0   0   5   5
WELLINGTON TX              71 102  73 104  73 /   0   0   0   5   5

&&

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

&&

$$

06/03




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