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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
1002 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-020315-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-
FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-
LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
1002 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE MAINLY
NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM COMANCHE TO WAXAHACHIE TO CANTON THROUGH
THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. LIGHTNING STRIKES WILL BE THE PRIMARY HAZARD
THROUGH SUNRISE THURSDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
BETTER STORM CHANCES WILL OCCUR ON THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
EVENING...AS A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE ARRIVES FROM THE
NORTHWEST AND PROVIDES LIFT TO A VERY MOIST AIRMASS IN PLACE. THE
MAIN THREATS FROM STRONGER STORMS WILL BE FREQUENT
LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS TO 40 MPH...AND LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL.
HEAVY RAINFALL WILL NOT BE WIDESPREAD...BUT WHERE IT DOES
OCCUR...RAINFALL RATES MAY RESULT IN PERIODIC MINOR FLOODING.

ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...A WEAK COLD FRONT SHOULD STALL OVER
CENTRAL TEXAS INTO THE HILL COUNTRY WITH LOW STORM CHANCES
CONTINUING SOUTHWEST OF A LINE FROM BOWIE...TO FORT WORTH...TO
CORSICANA...TO PALESTINE. SCATTERED HEAVIER RAINFALL WEST OF OF
HIGHWAY 281 MAY PRODUCE LOCALIZED MINOR FLOODING ISSUES. STRONGER
STORMS WILL CONTINUE TO CONTAIN FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS
AS WELL.

AFTER A RAIN-FREE DAY ON SUNDAY...LOW THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL
RETURN LABOR DAY WITH BETTER CHANCES OCCURRING ACROSS CENTRAL AND
EAST TEXAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$




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