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FXUS64 KLUB 170444
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
1144 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

.AVIATION...
VFR CONDITIONS THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING WITH VEERING NORTHEAST
WINDS. KLBB WILL LIKELY SEE SPEEDS APPROACH 12 KNOTS BY 15Z
FRIDAY.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 642 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014/

AVIATION...
PREVAILING VFR CONDITIONS WITH NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
12 KNOTS.

PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX/

DISCUSSION...

AFTER QUITE THE WARM DAY ACROSS THE SOUTH PLAINS...A WEAK COLD
FRONT IS MAKING ITS WAY SOUTH ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA THIS
AFTERNOON. BEHIND THIS COLD FRONT...SURFACE WINDS WILL TURN TO
THE NORTH WITH SOMEWHAT COOLER AIR FILTERING IN ACROSS THE AREA.
HIGH CLOUDS WILL REMAIN THIS EVENING AND INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS
BEFORE DISSIPATING BY SUNRISE WITH LOWS IN THE 40S AND LOWER 50S
EXPECTED.

COOLER AND CONTINUED DRY WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED BEHIND THE COLD
FRONT ON FRIDAY BEFORE CLOUD COVER BEGINS TO INCREASE ON SATURDAY.
HIGHS NEAR TO SLIGHTLY ABOVE SEASONAL NORMALS CAN BE EXPECTED ON
FRIDAY. MOISTURE WILL SLOWLY RETURN TO THE AREA ON SATURDAY AS AN
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS THE REGION. IF ENOUGH
MOISTURE CAN MAKE ITSELF AVAILABLE...THINK A FEW SHOWERS COULD
DEVELOP ON SATURDAY MAINLY WEST OF INTERSTATE 27. THE CHANCE FOR
ANY PRECIPITATION WILL BE BRIEF AS CHANCES WILL DECREASE
SIGNIFICANTLY SATURDAY NIGHT.

QUIET AND DRY WEATHER LOOKS TO REMAIN OVER THE AREA SUNDAY THROUGH
AT LEAST TUESDAY AS AN UPPER LEVEL LOW OVER BAJA CALIFORNIA SLOWLY
BEGINS TO MOVE TOWARDS THE AREA. DURING THIS TIME FRAME...BOTH
HIGH AND LOW TEMPERATURES WILL BE ABOVE NORMAL WITH HIGHS IN THE
70S AND LOWS IN THE 50S. THE NEXT BEST CHANCE OF RAIN LOOKS TO BE
WEDNESDAY THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK AS THE ABOVE MENTIONED UPPER LOW
WILL HELP SPARK SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
FRIONA        83  45  75  44  69 /   0   0   0   0  10
TULIA         87  45  75  44  69 /   0   0   0   0  10
PLAINVIEW     89  45  75  46  69 /   0   0   0   0  10
LEVELLAND     90  47  76  47  70 /   0   0   0   0  10
LUBBOCK       91  48  78  48  71 /   0   0   0   0  10
DENVER CITY   89  50  79  50  71 /   0   0   0   0  10
BROWNFIELD    90  48  78  49  71 /   0   0   0   0  10
CHILDRESS     96  49  79  49  73 /   0   0   0   0   0
SPUR          93  48  78  49  71 /   0   0   0   0   0
ASPERMONT     92  49  80  51  74 /   0   0   0   0   0

&&

.LUB WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.
&&

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