Area Forecast Discussion
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service SAN ANGELO TX
349 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.SHORT TERM...
(Tonight and Wednesday)

Thunderstorms were located to north of West Central Texas this
afternoon, across southern and western Oklahoma in an axis of
moderate instability(MLCAPES of 1500 to 2500 J/KG) and to our south
in another area of instability and a weak upper level disturbance
moving slowly toward the west. Not much activity across our area due
to mainly a lack of buoyancy(MLCAPES mainly around 1000 J/KG). Will
keep the slight chance to chance Pops going tonight across the area.
Lows will be in the 70s.

For Wednesday, going with chance Pops across southern and eastern
areas. Not much in the way of upper level forcing, but afternoon
instability and some tropical moisture will help scattered storms to
develop. Highs will be mainly in the 90s.

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.LONG TERM...
(Wednesday night through Tuesday)

The center of the upper ridge will move eastward into this
weekend, with increasing subsidence over the region. Keeping in a
mention of isolated showers and thunderstorms Wednesday night into
Thursday night. While one or two storms are possible this weekend,
the potential is too remote to include in the forecast.

Temperatures will be on a gradual upswing, with highs in the mid
90s Friday rising in the upper 90s to 100 this weekend into
Tuesday. Lows will continue in the mid 70s.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
Abilene  74  95  75  95 /  20  20  20  20
San Angelo  73  94  74  95 /  20  30  20  20
Junction  73  93  73  95 /  20  40  20  20

&&

.SJT Watches/Warnings/Advisories...
None.
&&

$$

21/04


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