Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
832 PM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

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832 PM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Critical or extremely critical fire weather conditions will
likely develop Thursday afternoon across all of the Texas and
Oklahoma Panhandles due to strong winds and low relative humidity
values. A Fire Weather Watch is in effect for all of the
Panhandles from 10 AM CST Wednesday morning until 9 PM CST
Wednesday evening. Also, a Wind Advisory may become necessary
Thursday afternoon across parts of the western and south central
Texas Panhandle due to strong west winds sustained at 35 mph with
higher gusts expected.

Elevated fire weather conditions will be possible during the
afternoons on Wednesday, Friday, and Monday across parts of the
area due to dry west winds Wednesday and Monday, and dry
northwest winds Friday, along with low relative humidity values.


Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

Area fire managers and emergency officials across the Oklahoma and
Texas Panhandles should be alert for critical or extremely
critical fire weather conditions on Thursday, and for elevated
fire weather conditions Wednesday, Friday and Monday.



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