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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa Texas
1229 PM CDT Thursday Aug 25 2016

Discussion...

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Aviation...
expecting the development of afternoon/evening thunderstorms
mainly west... especially near hob and cnm. Isold MVFR cigs near
hob through 20z. Otherwise expect VFR conditions with
predominately southeast wind.

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Previous discussion... /issued 324 am CDT Thursday Aug 25 2016/

Discussion...

Parts of the area received heavy rain again yesterday, but
luckily it fell over locations that were fairly dry. Much quieter
on the radar this morning than 24 hours ago so expect a calm
morning weatherwise. By this afternoon more showers and storms
will develop across the area. A large subtropical high over the southeast
U.S. Nudges west today so the best coverage of precip will be
mainly along and west of the Pecos River. Storms may develop along
outflow boundaries leftover from wednesday's convection. Heavy
rain and localized flash flooding will be possible again as
moisture content remains high and storms train over the same
areas.

Not much changes Friday as western portions of the area will remain
favored to get most of the storms. As the mid level high stays in
place to our east a weak ridge will develop to our west this
weekend. This will keep our region in a mid level weakness into
next week with diurnal convection possible each day and
temperatures holding just below normal for late August.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Big Spring 71 91 71 92 / 10 20 10 20
Carlsbad 66 85 66 88 / 40 40 20 30
Dryden 72 90 72 92 / 20 20 20 20
Fort Stockton 66 88 67 90 / 30 30 20 30
Guadalupe Pass 61 80 64 81 / 40 50 30 40
Hobbs 63 85 64 87 / 40 30 20 20
Marfa 62 80 62 82 / 40 50 30 50
Midland Intl Airport 70 90 70 91 / 20 30 10 20
Odessa 69 89 70 91 / 20 30 10 20
Wink 68 89 69 92 / 30 30 20 20

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Maf watches/warnings/advisories...
nm...none.
Texas...none.
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