Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FXUS64 KMAF 111116
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
516 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.DISCUSSION...
See aviation discussion below.

&&

.AVIATION...
Little change from previous forecast. VFR conditions are expected
at the terminals the next 24 hours under mostly clear skies. A
weak cold front will push through the northern terminals during
the day and result in a northwest winds around 10kts.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /issued 312 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016/

DISCUSSION...

An upper level trough is over the eastern conus with an upper level
ridge over the western conus. A cold front will move into the
area today resulting in slightly cooler temperatures from
yesterday. Temperatures will warm up into the 70s across most of
the CWA for Friday then cool slightly on Saturday as low level
moisture increases. Temperatures will warm up again on Sunday
prior to another cold front moving into the area cooling
temperatures down into the upper 60s across most of the Permian
Basin for Monday. Temperatures will rebound into the mid to upper
70s for Tuesday and are expected to gradually warm up through next
Thursday. Despite the cold fronts moving into the area,
temperatures will remain above normal. Overnight lows will
generally remain in the 30s and 40s. No precipitation is expected
through the forecast period.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
Big Spring                     68  34  71  37 /   0   0   0   0
Carlsbad                       71  31  73  33 /   0   0   0   0
Dryden                         78  42  78  44 /   0   0   0   0
Fort Stockton                  73  41  76  41 /   0   0   0   0
Guadalupe Pass                 66  42  69  39 /   0   0   0   0
Hobbs                          69  31  71  33 /   0   0   0   0
Marfa                          71  26  73  28 /   0   0   0   0
Midland Intl Airport           71  34  73  37 /   0   0   0   0
Odessa                         71  36  73  38 /   0   0   0   0
Wink                           73  31  73  37 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.MAF Watches/Warnings/Advisories...
NM...None.
TX...None.
&&

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