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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
1134 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

TXZ021>024-027>030-033>036-039>042-301600-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-FLOYD-COCHRAN-
HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...FARWELL...DIMMITT...
HART...TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...
OLTON...PLAINVIEW...CEDAR HILL...MORTON...LEVELLAND...LUBBOCK...
RALLS...CROSBYTON...LORENZO...DENVER CITY...PLAINS...BROWNFIELD...
TAHOKA...O`DONNELL...GRAHAM...POST
1134 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED TO RETURN TO THE SOUTHWEST TEXAS
PANHANDLE AND WESTERN SOUTH PLAINS...

AFTER UNSEASONABLY WARM CONDITIONS EARLY IN THE WEEK...WINTER WILL
RETURN TO THE SOUTH PLAINS AREA THIS WEEKEND WITH THE ARRIVAL OF
AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM. MOISTURE AND CLOUDS WILL SPREAD OVER
THE WEST TEXAS REGION ON FRIDAY WITH PRECIPITATION CHANCES
GRADUALLY INCREASING FROM WEST TO EAST DURING THE DAY. FRIDAY
NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING...WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION IS
EXPECTED. THE PRECIPITATION WILL DIMINISH FROM WEST TO EAST ON
SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

ALTHOUGH THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY REGARDING THE FORECAST
TEMPERATURES...PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN MOSTLY RAIN
OVER THE ROLLING PLAINS INTO THE EASTERN SOUTH PLAINS. THE
HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE SOUTHWESTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE AND THE
WESTERN SOUTH PLAINS MAY SEE TEMPERATURES COLD ENOUGH FOR
ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS UP TO THREE INCHES WILL BE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THIS AREA. HOWEVER...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
ARE EXPECTED TO BE CONFINED TO GRASSY AREAS WITH LESSER
ACCUMULATIONS ON PAVED ROADS.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
240 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-302045-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-
LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-
DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-PECOS-PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-
BIG BEND AREA-TERRELL-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
240 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015 /140 PM MST THU JAN 29 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL BE ON THE INCREASE TONIGHT, ESPECIALLY
OVER SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO, THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS, THE UPPER TRANS
PECOS AND INTO THE DAVIS MOUNTAINS.  SOME OF THE PRECIPITATION COULD
FALL AS A MIX OF RAIN, SLEET OR SNOW IN THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY. 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW AND SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE
IN THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS WHERE A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT.
LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED OVER NORTHERN LEA COUNTY BY
FRIDAY MORNING.

A HIGH WIND WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR GUADALUPE PASS WITH
SUSTAINED WINDS OF 35 TO 55 MPH. THESE STRONGER WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO PERSIST THROUGH 11 AM MST FRIDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

AS STRONG WINDS THROUGH GUADALUPE PASS BEGIN TO SUBSIDE FRIDAY
MORNING, PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL INCREASE MORE FRIDAY AFTERNOON,
AND BECOME LIKELY AREAWIDE FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY MORNING.
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS WILL BE ONE OF THE PRIMARY CONCERNS
SINCE PERSISTENT MODERATE, AND AT TIMES LOCALLY HEAVY, RAINFALL
WILL RESULT IN RAINFALL TOTALS IN NEAR ONE INCH.

A WINTRY MIX OF RAIN, SLEET AND SNOW IS STILL POSSIBLE FRIDAY
INTO EARLY SATURDAY ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND
THE SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO PLAINS. 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW OR SLEET WILL
BE POSSIBLE IN THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS AND NEAR 1 INCH IN NORTH
LEA COUNTY. IF TEMPERATURES ARE ABLE TO DROP BELOW FREEZING IN
THESE AREAS, SOME TRAVEL PROBLEMS COULD MATERIALIZE, ESPECIALLY
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$
THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
MIDLAND CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT /LOWER CASE/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MIDLAND

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1140 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-301100-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
1140 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.FIRE WEATHER...
GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED
WILDFIRE CONCERNS THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.WINTER PRECIPITATION...
LIGHT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN PARTS OF
NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

CMS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
334 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

TXZ021>044-300945-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
334 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS UNLIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

ACCUMULATING SNOW IS LIKELY ACROSS THE FAR SOUTHWEST TEXAS
PANHANDLE ON FRIDAY AND ESPECIALLY FRIDAY NIGHT AS TEMPERATURES
FALL JUST BELOW FREEZING. MUCH OF THIS SNOW SHOULD ACCUMULATE ON
GRASS AND UNPAVED SURFACES WITH AREA ROADS EITHER REMAINING WET
OR DEVELOPING A LIGHT...SLUSHY LAYER OF SNOW. WINTER WEATHER
PRODUCTS MAY BE ISSUED IN LATER FORECASTS IF TRAVEL IMPACTS ARE
EXPECTED TO WORSEN.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN ANGELO TX
250 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

TXZ064>066-071>073-139-140-154-155-168-170-301100-
STERLING-COKE-RUNNELS-IRION-TOM GREEN-CONCHO-COLEMAN-BROWN-
MCCULLOCH-SAN SABA-MENARD-MASON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STERLING CITY...ROBERT LEE...BRONTE...
BALLINGER...WINTERS...MERTZON...SAN ANGELO...EDEN...COLEMAN...
BROWNWOOD...BRADY...SAN SABA...MENARD...MASON
250 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.NOW...
ISOLATED SPRINKLES MAY CONTINUE GENERALLY IN THE REGION BETWEEN
INTERSTATE 20 AND INTERSTATE 10 THROUGH 5 AM. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF
A TRACE TO A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

$$

15

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
113 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

TXZ171>173-188-190>194-209-301000-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-GILLESPIE-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-
FAYETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LLANO...BURNET...GEORGETOWN...
FREDERICKSBURG...BLANCO...SAN MARCOS...AUSTIN...BASTROP...
GIDDINGS...LA GRANGE
113 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.NOW...
OVERNIGHT...LIGHT RAIN OR SPRINKLES WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST ACROSS
PORTIONS OF THE AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS FROM A TRACE TO A FEW
HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

$$

JR

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