Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
402 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

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402 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE TEXAS AND
OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES TODAY DUE TO BREEZY 20 FOOT WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY ACROSS THE TEXAS AND
OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES. ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP ARE EXPECTED TO
REMAIN BELOW SEVERE LEVELS AT THIS TIME.

A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH SUNDAY WITH STRONG NORTH WINDS
EXPECTED BEHIND IT. SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS BETWEEN 30 AND 40 MPH WITH
GUSTS AS HIGH AS 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...WITH AREAS OF BLOWING DUST POSSIBLE. FREEZING OR NEAR
FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY NIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY
MORNING...AND ALSO MONDAY NIGHT AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING ACROSS MUCH
OF THE PANHANDLES. IN ADDITION LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW ARE POSSIBLE
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING. UNCERTAINTY REMAINS HIGH...BUT LIGHT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY ACROSS THE
WESTERN OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND THE NORTHWESTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE. THE
STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS CAN CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW...POTENTIALLY
CREATING HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

ELEVATED TO POSSIBLY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

AREA FIRE MANAGERS AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR ELEVATED
OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY...AND ALSO TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY.

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