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FXUS64 KLUB 240839
AFDLUB

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
339 AM CDT FRI JUL 24 2015

.SHORT TERM...
STOUT UPPER LEVEL HIGH CONTINUES TO SIT ACROSS WEST
TEXAS EARLY THIS MORNING WITH THE MAIN JET ENERGY ACROSS THE
NORTHERN STATES.  MILDLY MOIST UL CONDITIONS ARE PRESENT ACROSS THE
LONE STAR STATE AS INDICATED BY WV IMAGERY THOUGH...WITH THE
EXCEPTION OF THE NWRN PANHANDLE...NO SIGNIFICANT AREA OF LIFT OR
FORCING IS NOTED.  AS SUCH...ANOTHER DRY AND HOT DAY IS ANTICIPATED
WITH HIGH TEMPS IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S ALONG WITH SOME LOW 100S OUT
EAST.  OVERALL...A SEASONAL MID-SUMMERS DAY DREAM.

.LONG TERM...
UPPER LEVEL RIDGING TO PERSIST OVER THE SRN HIGH PLAINS THROUGH
NEXT WEEK...ALTHOUGH THE CENTER OF THAT RIDGE WILL SHIFT FROM OVER
THE FCST AREA THIS WEEKEND TO THE OZARKS BY TUESDAY AS AN UPPER
LEVEL TROUGH MOVES ACROSS THE INTERMOUNTAIN WEST. AS THAT TROUGH
SHIFTS TO ONTARIO AND THE GREAT LAKES...RIDGING WILL BUILD OVER
THE DESERT SW WITH THE POSSIBLITY OF A WEAK FRONT AND/OR NWLY FLOW
BRINGING RAIN CHANCES ON THURSDAY OF NEXT WEEK. UNTIL THEN HOT
AND DRY CONDITIONS SIMILAR TO MUCH OF THE LAST TWO WEEKS WITH
TEMPERATURES GENERALLY ABOUT FIVE DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
FRIONA        95  68  95  69 /  10  10   0  10
TULIA         95  69  96  69 /   0   0   0   0
PLAINVIEW     95  70  96  69 /   0   0   0   0
LEVELLAND     96  71  97  70 /   0   0   0   0
LUBBOCK       96  73  97  71 /   0   0   0   0
DENVER CITY   96  70  97  69 /   0   0   0   0
BROWNFIELD    97  71  97  71 /   0   0   0   0
CHILDRESS    101  74 100  75 /   0   0   0   0
SPUR          99  73  99  74 /   0   0   0   0
ASPERMONT    101  75 100  75 /   0   0   0   0

&&

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

$$

26/07



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