Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
1239 AM CDT Thu Apr 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
See aviation discussion below.

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.AVIATION...
Concern for the day will the wind. W-SW winds will increase this afternoon,
by 21Z, to 20-25G30-37kts. The stronger of these winds will be at the
CNM/HOB TAF sites. There could be some reduced vsby in BLDU but have
held on mention just yet. Winds will subside early this evening with
a cold front following but not until Friday morning. Light low flying
aircraft should avoid flying across/near the GDP/Davis Mtns today
as severe turbulence will be possible.

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.MAF WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NM...FIRE WEATHER WATCH from 10 AM MDT Thursday through Thursday
     evening FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES... Guadalupe Mountains
     NP/Lincoln NF/LNZ...Southeast Plains/BLM Roswell/LNZ.

     HIGH WIND WATCH from 9 AM MDT Thursday through Thursday evening
     FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES... Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy
     County.

TX...FIRE WEATHER WATCH from 11 AM CDT /10 AM MDT/ this morning
     through this evening FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES... Andrews...
     Dawson...Gaines...Guadalupe Mountains...Loving...Reeves
     County and Upper Trans Pecos...Van Horn and Highway 54
     Corridor.

     HIGH WIND WATCH from 9 AM MDT Thursday through Thursday evening
     FOR THE FOLLOWING ZONES... Guadalupe Mountains.


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