Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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FXUS64 KAMA 242017
AFDAMA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
217 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
EXITING UPPER TROUGH TONIGHT WITH A DRY NORTHWESTERLY UPPER FLOW
ACROSS THE PANHANDLES THROUGH THIS WEEK AS AN UPPER RIDGE BUILDS
ACROSS THE WESTERN STATES BY THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. UPPER RIDGE
DEAMPLIFIES DURING THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK AS THE UPPER FLOW
BACKS TO BECOME ZONAL BY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. CLOSED UPPER LOW
FORECAST TO MOVE ONSHORE OF CA LATE IN THE WEEKEND AND UPPER FLOW
CONTINUES TO BACK AND BECOME SOUTHWESTERLY BY SUNDAY. A LEADING
SHORTWAVE TROUGH APPROACHES THE FORECAST AREA BY SUNDAY NIGHT FROM
THE SOUTHERN ROCKIES AND SOUTHWESTERN STATES...HOWEVER NO
PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED WITH THIS UPPER TROUGH. A STRONG COLD FRONT
TRACKS SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST OUT OF WESTERN CANADA OVER THE WEEKEND AND
IS FORECAST TO BACKDOOR INTO THE PANHANDLES DURING THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

IN THE MEANTIME...DRY AND UNSEASONABLY WARM CONDITIONS EXPECTED
ACROSS THE PANHANDLES THROUGH SATURDAY WITH HIGH TEMPS CLIMBING BACK
INTO THE 60S AND 70S BY THANKSGIVING DAY INTO THE WEEKEND.

SCHNEIDER

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AMARILLO TX                23  54  28  59  32 /   0   0   0   5   5
BEAVER OK                  20  54  28  60  29 /   0   0   5   5   5
BOISE CITY OK              20  54  24  59  32 /   0   0   5   5   5
BORGER TX                  26  57  31  58  34 /   0   0   0   5   5
BOYS RANCH TX              22  55  26  59  31 /   0   0   0   5   5
CANYON TX                  22  54  28  61  31 /   0   0   0   5   5
CLARENDON TX               26  54  30  61  33 /   0   0   0   5   5
DALHART TX                 18  55  23  60  30 /   0   0   0   5   5
GUYMON OK                  21  54  25  60  30 /   0   0   5   5   5
HEREFORD TX                21  55  28  60  31 /   0   0   0   5   5
LIPSCOMB TX                24  53  32  60  31 /   0   0   5   5   5
PAMPA TX                   24  52  29  59  33 /   0   0   0   5   5
SHAMROCK TX                27  53  30  60  32 /   0   0   0   5   5
WELLINGTON TX              31  55  31  60  34 /   0   0   0   5   5

&&

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

&&

$$

01/11





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