Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
1227 PM CDT Sun May 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
The latest Aviation Discussion is included below.

.AVIATION...
VFR conditions will prevail across the Permian Basin for the
remainder of the afternoon and into the evening hours. Gusty west
winds will subside after sunset. Next storm system will approach
late tonight and may bring convection to portions of the area
before 12Z, but looks to remain east of any of the terminals for
now.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 650 AM CDT Sun May 24 2015/

DISCUSSION...
The latest Aviation Discussion is included below.

AVIATION...

VFR conditions expected as dry southwest winds develop this
morning. Wind gusts to 20 KTS possible mid morning through sunset.

PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX/

DISCUSSION...

A few thunderstorms continue east of a Crane to Big Spring line
early this morning. Expect these storms to head east out of the
area by mid morning. Will allow the Flash Flood Watch to expire at
7 am...as the heavy rain threat should be over for today. The
upper shortwave trough responsible for storms yesterday should
head east out of the area today...with warmer temperatures
expected. Have continued with isolated thunderstorms this
afternoon and evening...but not expecting any significant
rainfall. Could see some breezy conditions for the afternoon,
especially in higher elevations.

Another shortwave trough will approach the area on Monday as a
dryline sharpens over the area. Will see scattered thunderstorms
return to eastern areas Monday afternoon and evening...with a few
severe storms possible. Weak ridging aloft for Tuesday and
Wednesday with more seasonal temperatures, before another trough
heads in by mid to late week. Will continue with a chance of rain
and thunderstorms for mid to late week.

&&

.MAF WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NM...NONE.
TX...NONE.

&&

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