Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KMAF 170429
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
1029 PM CST Thu Feb 16 2017

DISCUSSION...
See aviation discussion below.

AVIATION...
S-SW winds are mostly 10kts or less will remain so thru tonight,
except stronger at FST. High clouds are moving east with only
FEW200 remaining. Of more interest is the increase in winds
around 18Z Fri, sustained winds ranging from around 19kts at HOB
to 28kt at PEQ. High winds will be possible across the mtns and
severe turbulence can be expected for light low flying aircraft.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
Big Spring                     44  73  46  75 /   0   0   0   0
Carlsbad                       43  74  44  72 /   0   0   0   0
Dryden                         45  77  49  79 /   0   0   0   0
Fort Stockton                  48  75  48  78 /   0   0   0   0
Guadalupe Pass                 40  59  43  64 /   0   0   0   0
Hobbs                          39  71  42  71 /   0   0   0   0
Marfa                          37  64  38  71 /   0   0   0   0
Midland Intl Airport           43  74  46  76 /   0   0   0   0
Odessa                         43  74  46  76 /   0   0   0   0
Wink                           42  75  44  76 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.MAF WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NM...High Wind Watch from Friday morning through Friday evening for
     Guadalupe Mountains of Eddy County.

TX...High Wind Watch from Friday morning through Friday evening for
     Guadalupe Mountains.

&&

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