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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
535 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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535 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FIRE WEATHER

GUSTY...DRY AND WARM WESTERLY WINDS WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED TO
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING. A RED FLAG
WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS AND A
FIRE DANGER STATEMENT IS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE.
THESE GUSTY WINDS COULD ALSO CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING DUST.

NON PRECIPITATION

A POWERFUL COLD FRONT WILL THEN PLUNGE THROUGH THE SOUTH PLAINS AND
ROLLING PLAINS THIS EVENING WITH STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS AND BLOWING
DUST. WINDS WILL BECOME SUSTAINED AT 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF 45
TO 55 MPH...IMMEDIATELY BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. THESE STRONG WINDS
WILL CARRY IN MUCH COLDER CANADIAN AIR...WITH A LIGHT FREEZE
POSSIBLE ACROSS MUCH OF THE SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE AND NORTHWEST
SOUTH PLAINS EARLY MONDAY MORNING. A FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR
FOR PORTIONS OF THE WESTERN AND NORTHERN SOUTH PLAINS...WHERE THEY
HAVE PASSED THEIR AVERAGE LAST FREEZE DATES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
A FREEZE WATCH IS ALSO IN EFFECT LATE MONDAY NIGHT AND EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING FOR LOCATIONS ON THE CAPROCK AND SOUTH OF THE FAR
SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

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